Personal Injury

Wadden Peddigrew Law’s Personal Injury practice is focused on helping victims recover when they are suffering as a result of another’s actions. Our approach is to listen first. We aspire to understand the circumstances and impacts our clients are experiencing. These could include physical restrictions, earning ability and quality of life. We aim to put our legal experience to work in order to help ensure our clients get the treatment and compensation they deserve.


Wadden Peddigrew Law’s Insurance practice is one built on years of experience and intimate knowledge of an industry that is ever-changing. We understand the sensitive nature of insurance matters and work to offer alternatives to appearing in court. These alternatives include negotiation and mediation whenever possible.

Having worked for individuals, corporations, and insurers, Wadden Peddigrew Law provides incredible depth and breadth of legal experience. We work in areas including insurance coverage issues, fire, property, life and disability insurance disputes, as well as motor vehicle liability matters.

Employment & Labour

Wadden Peddigrew Law’s Employment law practice offers employees and employers across Newfoundland & Labrador strong advice and representation. This advice includes labour standards, employment contracts, wrongful dismissal claims, human rights and the duty to accommodate, workplace safety, as well as privacy and human resources matters. Wadden Peddigrew Law is committed to working collaboratively with individuals, labour groups, human resources departments and others to resolve the issues at hand. We aim to help clients get back to business as usual.

Wadden Peddigrew Law also offers Alternative Dispute Resolution services. These include mediation and arbitration to efficiently and constructively resolve a wide variety of workplace disputes and issues. Workplace disputes may include labour-management relations, workplace grievances, and harassment/discrimination complaints.

Our team has experience spanning across many industries including oil and gas, fisheries, mining, public institutions, small to medium-sized businesses, and more. Wadden Peddigrew Law offers a proven track record of success and a commitment to finding practical solutions that work for clients facing employment and labour issues.

Commercial & General Litigation

Wadden Peddigrew Law’s lawyers have successfully represented clients for many years. Our representatives have stood before various tribunals and levels of court. This includes the Supreme Court of Newfoundland and Labrador. We work closely with clients to help them achieve the best possible outcomes in a broad range of disputes. These include contracts, insurance, product liability, professional negligence, defamation, and appeals and hearings.

With legal experience in commercial litigation, Wadden Peddigrew Law provides insight and knowledge to clients, across a range of industries, in Newfoundland and Labrador. When issues and conflict arise, clients know they can turn to Wadden Peddigrew Law to help them through the most challenging and complex commercial matters.

Our approach to representing clients as litigators is to work to resolve disputes at the earliest stage in the process. This saves our clients time and money. If early resolution is not possible, Wadden Peddigrew Law’s lawyers have the skills and experience to litigate.

Real Estate

Wadden Peddigrew Law’s lawyers and staff have extensive experience in real estate transactions and other related real estate work. We provide our clients with comprehensive advice and representation every step of the way. We pride ourselves on being accessible, responsive and efficient. Consequently, our view is that organized document management, regular communication and timely resolution of issues leads to the successful negotiation and closing of our clients’ residential and commercial transactions.

Lawyers at Wadden Peddigrew Law help clients with a wide-range of real estate matters including residential and commercial purchases and sales, lease negotiations and drafting, and rent arbitrations. Furthermore, we regularly act for individuals and businesses.

Wills & Estates

Wadden Peddigrew Law’s Wills and Estates practice is based on careful listening and a personal approach with clients. As such, clients place their trust in Wadden Peddigrew Law because they know we are committed to working together to arrive at the most cost-effective way to proceed with wills and estates.

Our experience includes estate planning, preparation of wills, Powers of Attorney, Advanced Health Care Directives, and trust documents, taking the time and great care to ensure client needs are met.