For more than 50 years, the team from Clyde A. Paul & Associates has been committed to the well-being of individuals, families and businesses throughout Halifax and the surrounding area. Learn more about our team’s skills and education by reading their profiles below or contact us today to discuss your legal needs in depth.
Clyde A. Paul is a lawyer and the owner of Clyde A. Paul & Associates Inc., and has practised in Spryfield and surrounding communities his entire legal career. A graduate of Dalhousie University (Bachelor of Commerce 1970) and Dalhousie University (Bachelor of Law 1973), he has more than 40 years of experience in the practice of law, bringing a wealth of knowledge and experience to his preferred areas of practice in residential and commercial real estate, wills and estates and probate practice as well as corporate and commercial law. Clyde has always been actively involved in the community. He is a 41 year member of the Armdale-Fairview-Rockingham Lions Club and served over 30 years on the Halifax-Dartmouth Natal Day Committee, including serving as the Chair for 6 consecutive years. He has also served as the National Chair of the Lions Foundation of Canada Dog Guide Program. Always mindful of the need to serve his community and others, he continues serving all of these endeavours while at the same time serving his clients.
Ryan P. Brennan is a lawyer practicing with the law firm of Clyde A. Paul & Associates in Halifax, N.S. A Graduate of St. Mary’s University (BA, 2001) and Dalhousie University (LL.B. 2004), his practice consists of residential and commercial real estate purchases and sales, leasing, general corporate matters and commercial transactions, wills and estate legal matters. Ryan is active in his community, serving as chair of the Board of Directors the Spryfield and District Business Commission and four years as chair of the Spryfield Lions Rink and Recreation Society. Ryan also serves as Chair of the General Practice, Solo & Small Firm Group within the Canadian Bar Association, N.S. Branch and also serves on the Board of Commissioners for the Nova Scotia Real Estate Commission. Ryan is proud to practice in his home community and is passionate about both his community and Halifax.
Peter J. Katshitis is a lawyer practicing with the law firm of Clyde A. Paul & Associates Inc., in Halifax, Nova Scotia. Peter is a graduate of Dalhousie University (Bachelor of Commerce, 1987) and the Dalhousie University School of Law (LL.B. 1990). He brings over 20 years of experience to his preferred areas of practice in family law, criminal law and adoptions.
The Honourable John Buchanan, P.C., Q.C., is a lawyer practicing with the law firm of Clyde A. Paul & Associates in Halifax, Nova Scotia. Mr. Buchanan is a graduate of Mr. Allison University (BSc., Engineering, 1954) and Dalhousie University (LL.B. 1958), who maintains a limited practice in personal injury, wills and estates and real property law. He was a member of the Nova Scotia Legislature (MLA Halifax Atlantic) for 23 years, Premier of Nova Scotia for 13 years and member of the Senate of Canada for 15 years. He has been a member of the Nova Scotia Barristers Society for 56 years and has Doctorate Degrees (HON.) from Mt. Allison University, Nova Scotia, Technical University, St. Mary’s University, St. FX University and Université Sainte-Anne.