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Deirdre (DeeDee) Festeryga

(902) 460-3446(902)
Janice Purdy

About Deirdre

Deirdre is an Associate in the Business Law team with a general corporate practice. Deirdre was born and raised in Halifax, Nova Scotia. Deirdre attended Saint Francis Xavier University ("STFX"), where she earned a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology and Philosophy and played for the Varsity Women's Soccer Team. During Deirdre's time at STFX she also volunteered with Best Buddies Canada, Canadian Association for Community Living, and Frontier College. Deirdre attended Dalhousie's Schulich School of Law, where she volunteered with the Elizabeth Fry Society of Mainland Nova Scotia ("E Fry"). Deirdre co-founded E Fry's Record Suspension Clinic.

Throughout Deirdre's many years of playing team sports, she has developed a work ethic and determination to succeed that drives her to achieve her clients' desired results. Deirdre prides herself on offering thoughtful and effective strategies and solutions to her clients.

Areas of Practice

Deirdre's Background

  • 2019: JD, Schulich School of Law, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia
  • 2016: Bachelor of Arts, Saint Francis Xavier University, Antigonish, Nova Scotia
  • 2021 - Present: Associate, BOYNECLARKE LLP
  • 2020-2021: Articled Clerk, BOYNECLARKE LLP
  • 2020: Summer Student. Elizabeth Fry Society of Mainland Nova Scotia
Professional Memberships
  • Member - Nova Scotia Barristers' Society