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Paul L. Walter, Q.C.: Your Civil Litigation Lawyer in Kentville

Paul L. Walter, Q.C.

Paul L. Walter, Q.C.

Kentville Office

Telephone: 902-678-3257

Fax: 902-678-7727


Paralegal: Debbie VanBlarcom

Paul is the chief executive officer of Waterbury Newton and has been practising law with our firm for over 30 years. Paul has successfully represented numerous clients from all regions of Nova Scotia, and over the years, has secured millions of dollars in compensation for his clients.

Paul has been a practising member of the Nova Scotia Bar since 1982.

Practice Areas

Paul’s areas of practice include:

  • Civil Litigation
  • Personal and Fatal Injury Claims
  • Automobile, Homeowners and General Liability Insurance
  • Short- and Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • Workers Compensation Claims
  • Canada Pension Plan Disability Claims
  • Product Liability
  • Professional Liability

Community Activities & Interests

  • Board Member of Black Business Community Investment Fund Ltd.
  • Board Member of Black Business Consulting Ltd.
  • Member and Past President: Brain Injury Association of Nova Scotia (Valley Chapter)
  • Past Member Black Education Committee of Kings County
  • Past Member of Valley Black Resources and Information Society
  • Former Coach: Nova Scotia “Mini” Soccer Program


  • Dalhousie University 1981, LL.B
  • Saint Mary’s University 1978 – Certificate of Honours Equivalency in Political Science
  • Saint Mary’s University 1977, B.A. Honours (Magna cum Laude)
  • Saint Joseph’s Academy, Antigua, West Indies

Achievements & Affiliations

  • Practising Member of Nova Scotia Bar Since 1982
  • Founding Member of the Black Lawyers’ Association of Nova Scotia
  • Former Member of Nova Scotia Barristers’ Society Administration of Justice Committee, Discipline
  • Sub-Committee and Bar Admission Course Screening Committee

Presentations & Publications

  • Assisted in Research and Preparation of Report on Prepaid Legal Services (1981)
  • Presentations to Dalhousie University Black Law Students Association
  • Presentation at the Canadian Bar Association’s Nova Scotia 5th Annual Professional Development Conference
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