Geoff received his law degree from Dalhousie University in 2005. Prior to attending law school, Geoff received a Bachelor of Arts (Cum Laude) degree from Saint Mary’s University in 2002 where he majored in Sociology and Criminology. While studying at Saint Mary’s, Geoff was awarded the Saint Mary’s University Award of Academic Excellence. He is a regular guest speaker at Saint Mary’s Annual Career Fair.
Geoff Newton articled with Newton & Associates in 2005 and then joined the firm as an associate in 2006. Geoff was called to the Bar in Nova Scotia in 2006, is a member of the Nova Scotia Barristers’ Society, and he currently sits on the Supreme Court of Nova Scotia Liaison Committee. Since joining Newton & Associates, Geoff’s practice has focused on Criminal, Family, and Property Law. Geoff is a native of Economy, NS and currently resides in Bedford, NS. He enjoys traveling and playing golf during his spare time.