Matthew A. Edmonds

Practice Areas


Matt Edmonds practises real estate law at Arcus Legal in Halifax, Nova Scotia. He represents clients buying and selling homes, condos, and vacant lands; mortgaging or refinancing real estate; and migrating properties to the Nova Scotia land registration system. He also acts for developers in the creation of new subdivisions. Matt applies his experience in legal tech to facilitate efficient and secure transactions in his property law practice.


  • Juris Doctor – Schulich School of Law at Dalhousie University – 2013
  • Bachelor of Arts with First Class Honours – St. Francis Xavier University – 2009

Bar Admissions:

  • Nova Scotia Barristers’ Society – 2014

Matthew A. Edmonds's Team

Tracey DeAdder

“Arcus has given me the opportunity to excel at the type of work I enjoy best and enables me to give the client the most positive results possible.”
– Tracey DeAdder

Tracey is a property paralegal with over 34 years of experience in the industry. Dealing with both residential and commercial clients, she handles purchases, mortgages and sales. She specializes in migration and title work. If there is history involved, Tracey is the one with the tools to dig and find the answers.

Shauna Dodge

“I absolutely love the satisfaction that comes from a job well done.”
– Shauna Dodge

Shauna is a Property Paralegal with 20 years of experience. She serves clients in all areas of Real Property law, including purchases and sales, zoning applications, assessment appeals and commercial leases. She believes Arcus Legal is the best way to join forces with fellow professionals to offer unique, client focused and upbeat legal services.

Kelly Mattinson

Kelly Mattinson is a member of our real estate team, working on real estate purchases, sales, mortgages, title transfers, migrations, and land agreements. She brings over 18 years of experience as a paralegal. Kelly is a problem solver who enjoys helping clients transform a complicated legal process into a simple and seamless one. Kelly is also a ‘hockey mom’ of two and is an active volunteer with hockey associations and other community programs.