The firm, founded in 1977, has two New Brunswick offices located in Hampton and Grand Manan. The majority of the firm's clientele are from the City of Saint John (20 minutes away), the Kennebecasis Valley and Sussex.

The firm members appear in courts across the Province daily.


David Lutz, Q.C., who specializes in criminal, family and personal injury law, travels throughout the province as much of his practice is referral work.


Carley Parish, completely bilingual, senior family and criminal law lawyer has done several jury trials, and appears in family court on a daily basis, and teaches at UNB Law.


Frank Longstaff specializes in environmental law.


Peter Thorn, who practices criminal, estates, and property travels to Grand Manan, St. Stephen and Saint John.


Margaret Layden is a senior family law and property law lawyer, mediator, who also does collaborative law and wills & estates.


David Mudge and Maria Powell (with a Master's Degree in Law), both doing family, criminal, and traveling throughout the province.


The firm currently has one law student, who is bilingual, Stephanie Campbell.

The firm's hours are 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. on weekdays with a 24 hour day telephone service. Weekend and evening consultations are encouraged. We are available at your convenience.


Head Office:

Located in Hampton, New Brunswick, the county seat for Kings County.

The Court House is directly across the street and we are only a short drive from the Registry Office.


4 Centennial Road, Hampton, New Brunswick, E5N 6N2
Tel: (506) 832-1500 • Fax: (506) 832-1470 • E-mail:


Grand Manan Office:

Located in the Grand Manan Business Centre.


130 Route 776, Box 7, Grand Manan, New Brunswick, E5G 4K9
Tel: (506) 662-3100 • Fax: (506) 662-3102 • E-mail: