David M. Norman, QC (1936 - 2013)

February 8, 2013

The lawyers and staff of Cox & Palmer are saddened by the passing of their dear friend and colleague David M. Norman, QC. 

David joined the Fredericton law firm of Hanson Hashey in 1981 where he remained with it and its’ succeeding firms ending with us at Cox & Palmer. He served several terms as Managing Partner. David practised in construction, administrative and energy law, including oil and gas development and pipeline construction. 

David was a leading member of the New Brunswick litigation bar and enjoyed a national reputation. He embodied our profession's highest ethical and professional standards.  In 2012 he received the Distinguished Service Award from the Canadian Bar Association for his contributions to the legal profession, including in New Brunswick and Canada.

He was a dedicated lawyer who was passionate about the law. David will be remembered for his gentlemanly manner and great sense of humor.  

To permit David’s friends and colleagues to pay their respects, our Fredericton office will be closed on Monday afternoon, February 11th.