Arielle L.H. Francis,

Phone (902) 678-6156
Ext. #283
Fax Fax: (902) 678-6010
Paralegal Hilary Pettigrew
Ext. #242

Arielle is an Associate of Taylor MacLellan Cochrane.

Preferred Areas of Practice

  • Property Law
  • Wills/Estates Law
  • Municipal Law


  • Bar Admission: Nova Scotia 2021
  • J.D. (Dalhousie University), 2020
  • B.A. (Mount Allison University), 2017

Professional Experience

Arielle completed her Bachelor of Arts at Mount Allison University, majoring in Psychology with a double minor in History and Sociology. She was on the Dean’s List from 2015 to 2017.

Following her undergraduate degree, she attended Dalhousie’s Schulich School of Law and earned her Juris Doctor in 2020. While at law school, Arielle was involved in various pro bono projects, including the Tenants’ Rights Project, the Wills Project, and the Legal Information Society of Nova Scotia’s Estate Planning and Legal Health Project. She also completed a semester at the Dalhousie Legal Aid Service.

Arielle is originally from Bridgetown, NS, and currently lives in New Minas with her family. She is thrilled to be back home in the Annapolis Valley again.

Professional Activities & Affiliations

Arielle is a member of the Canadian Bar Association, the Nova Scotia Barristers' Society, and the Kings County Barristers' Society,

Activities within the Firm

Arielle is a member of the firm's Real Estate Team, Wills/Estates Team and Municipal Team.

Legal Services

Kentville Office / Mailing Address:
50 Cornwallis Street
Kentville, NS
B4N 2E4

Windsor Office:
189 Gerrish Street
Windsor, NS

t: 902.678.6156 Kentville
t: 902.472.6156 Windsor
f: 902.678.6010
Toll Free: 1-888-4-TMC-LAW