“I’m always able to customize my approach to fit each client’s needs. It’s why I love working at Arcus Legal.”
– Tjiske Polstra
Tjiske has been providing Corporate Tax services to clients for more than 10 years, with paralegal services covering a range of matters, including incorporations, financing agreements, registrations, transactions, contracts and corporate record keeping. She knows her field and it shows. She is motivated and detail-oriented. You’re in good hands with Tjiske.
“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.
“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.
“Arcus Legal gives us the opportunity to join forces to fully service each client’s individual needs.”
– Tasha Kyte
Tasha has been serving clients in Estate Planning and Probate Administration for more than 15 years, providing paralegal services on wills, trust arrangements, probate documentation and numerous related matters. She is driven by client satisfaction. When not in the office, you can find Tasha watching her daughter’s performances and cheering her son from the hockey stands.
“Working with this team enables me to truly help clients, and that’s the best part of the job.”
– Terra MacLellan
Terra has been working in the legal field for more than five years, serving clients in the area of corporate and tax law, including incorporations, financing agreements, registrations, transactions, contracts and corporate record keeping. She is known for being industrious and self-motivated, with a sharp eye for detail. She is committed to professional excellence.
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.
Matt Edmonds is Arcus Legal’s Information Technology Manager. He applies his training as a lawyer to develop and maintain Arcus Legal’s specialized legal technology systems.
Matt graduated from St. Francis Xavier University in 2009 with a Bachelor of Arts with First Class Honours in Political Science, and graduated from the Schulich School of Law at Dalhousie University in 2013 with his Juris Doctor degree. He was admitted to the Nova Scotia bar in 2014 and practiced law for several years before focusing specifically on the legal technology field. Matt worked as an independent legal tech consultant before joining the Arcus Legal team to provide those services in-house.
“My happiness comes from the happiness of my peers and the satisfaction of our clients.”
– Hailey Millesse
With an extensive background in client service and business administration, Hailey provides support to Arcus Legal’s corporate tax team. Hailey studied at the University of Guelph, earning a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and Sociology with a Certificate in Public Policy and Administration. She strives to create a positive and inclusive environment for her clients and colleagues. Always with a smile on her face, Hailey is eager to learn and improve her skills. When she is not in the office, Hailey can be found reading the Top 100 Books to Read in a Lifetime or watching ships in the Halifax harbour.
“Client interaction is my passion and working here at Arcus Legal has given me that opportunity to the fullest.”
Sharen is a Corporate Records Clerk with over 25 years of legal office administration and extensive experience dealing with clients. Sharen works with corporate registrations and minute books and loves the interaction with clients. We are one big happy family here at Arcus legal which makes us a stronger team to serve our clients.