Franklin O. Leger, Q.C. Award

Franklin O. Leger, Q.C.


I am pleased to announce that Deirdre L. Wade, Q.C., is the 2017 Franklin O. Leger, Q.C. Award recipient.

The Franklin O. Leger, Q.C. Award is given in recognition of outstanding meritorious service, dedication, or contribution in accordance with the highest ideals of the legal profession.

This award, the most prestigious conferred by the Law Society, is named in honour of Franklin O. Leger, Q.C., a distinguished lawyer who has provided exceptional service to the Law Society of New Brunswick, the legal profession, and the public during his many years of practice.

Members are invited to attend a reception on Friday, November 24, 2017, from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m., at the Saint John Arts Centre, located at 20 Peel Plaza in Saint John.

RSVP by November 17, 2017, by email to or by phone to (506) 458-8540.


Luc Marcoux, Q.C.


  • Deirdre L. Wade, Q.C. (2017)
  • John D. Townsend, Q.C. (2016)
  • Brenda J. Lutz, Q.C. (2015)