Patrick MacEwen

Pat was called to the Bar in Nova Scotia in 2004. He then joined Newton & Associates as an associate that same year and became managing partner in 2012. His focus is on criminal defence -  Criminal Code, Controlled Drugs and Substances Act, and regulatory offences.

Pat has practiced all facets of Criminal Law and has been involved in a number of high-profile cases in Nova Scotia, including numerous murder trials. He has also presented at a variety of criminal law conferences.

Pat is a lifelong resident of Cole Harbour, NS where he has spent many years coaching minor hockey.


  • Pat is a member of the Nova Scotia Criminal Lawyers Association

  • Has appeared in all levels of courts in Nova Scotia,  as well as Provincial Court in New Brunswick & Newfoundland.



MacEwen, McGuigan, Giacomantonio

5475 Spring Garden Road, Suite 603

Halifax, NS, B3J 3T2

Main Phone: 902.425.5252

General email:

Office Hours:

Monday - Friday   8:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Or by appointment.