Former Premier of Nova Scotia joins the Halifax office of law firm Cox & Palmer.
He will hold the position of strategic business advisor.
“I am delighted to join Cox & Palmer,” McNeil said in a statement posted on the law firm’s website. “Cox & Palmer is an ambitious and dynamic company and I look forward to helping the company and its clients achieve even greater success. “
McNeil was first elected Member of Parliament for Annapolis in 2003. As leader of the Liberal Party, he won two consecutive majority governments, serving as Prime Minister from 2013 to 2021.
“Stephen McNeil’s global contacts and experience will be of great value to our teams at Cox & Palmer,” said Dan Ingersoll, Managing Partner of Halifax. “Our goal is to always better serve our customers. Stephen’s national and international knowledge and experiences will help our clients and lawyers to recognize and participate in new opportunities. “
“We are delighted to be embarking on this new relationship. “
McNeil’s first day on the job is Monday.