Legal Aid


Senior Management

Senior management accounts for staff performance by monitoring and reporting on client service. Services are coordinated across the province to ensure the same services are available in all areas of the province.

Members of the Senior Management are:



Pierre Castonguay, B.B.A., LL.B.
Executive Director




Peter Corey, B.A., LL.B.
Director of Criminal Law Services




Janice Howard, MBA, CPA, CMA
Manager of Corporate Services



Chantal M. Landry, B.A., LL.B.
Director of Family Law Services and Public Trustee

Lynn McMinniman, CPA, CGA
Manager of Trust and Guardianship Services


 Members of the Regional Management are:



       Margaret Gallagher, Q.C.
       Regional Manager, Saint John




       Dave Paulin, B. Soc. Sc., LL.B.
       Regional Manager, Bathurst, Tracadie, Edmundston, Campbellton


       Sylvain Pelletier, LL.B.
       Regional Manager, Moncton
       Douglas Smith, B.A., LL.B.
       Regional Manager, Fredericton, Miramichi, Woodstock