Frank R. Longstaff



Admitted to Bar, June 15, 1993.


McMaster University (B.A., sociology, 1965)
Carlton University (M.A., sociology, 1970)
University of New Brunswick (LL.B., 1992)



Real Property: 60%; Wills and Estates 30%, Other: 10%


Legal Activities:
Pro Bono Grand Manan Whale and Seabird Research Station.


Legal Advisor to:
Grand Manan Art Gallery
Grand Manan Historical Society

Winner of the Fasken Campbell Godfrey Prize in Environmental Law and the Barbara Baird Prize in Family Law, University of New Brunswick, 1992.


Acting Director of Continuing Legal Education, Canadian Bar Association, New Brunswick Branch, 1991.


Co-chair and contributor, NBCLE Conference on Environmental Law, November 1994.


• Canadian Bar Association, New Brunswick Branch, 1989- present
• CBA/NB, Environmental Law Subsection, 1991- present
• Chairman, 1992-1995; Law Society of New Brunswick, 1990-1995
• New Brunswick Federation of Naturalists, Director, 1990-1995
• President, 1995-1997; Past President, 1997- present. Canadian Nature Federation (Nature Canada), Director, 1996- 1999




Special Agencies:
(Former) Federal Attorney General of Canada (Prosecutions)


Practice Areas:
• Will and Estates
• Municipal Law
• Designated Federal Prosecution Fisheries, and Canada Shipping Act (Oil Spills).


Good knowledge of Drug Law, and Drug Defences