D. Brian NewtonQ.C., BA, LLB

Counsel

D. Brian Newton, Counsel
Bar Admission
Nova Scotia 1976

    Practice Areas
  • Criminal Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Wills and Estates
  • Family Law

    Points of Contact
  • Office Phone: (902) 468-9802
  • Office Fax: (902) 468-9806
Education

Brian obtained his law degree from Dalhousie University in 1975. Prior to attending law school, Brian studied Political Science and English at Saint Mary’s University where he graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in 1972.

Brian is now retired but serves as counsel to Newton & Associates. 


Brian Newton began his career in law in 1977 when he joined the Public Prosecution Service of Nova Scotia. After serving the province for 11 years as a Crown Attorney, Brian joined the law firm of MacIntyre MacKinnon in 1989. Brian went on to establish his own law firm in 1995 when he founded Newton & Associates. Brian was called to the Bar in Nova Scotia in 1976, was appointed a Queens Council in 1992, and he is a member of the Nova Scotia Barristers’ Society. Throughout his nearly 40-year career in law, Brian has practiced in the areas of Criminal, Family, Litigation, Real Estate, Wills & Estates. Brian is a resident of Cole Harbour, NS and has served the community as a minor hockey coach for a number of years. He is also a frequent guest speaker throughout HRM. During his time away from the office, Brian enjoys curling and playing golf.