Gordon MacNab was admitted to the Newfoundland Bar in January, 1973. Prior to admittance to the Bar, he received a Liberal Arts Degree from Colby College, Waterville, Maine, U.S.A. in 1969 and a Bachelor of Laws Degree from the University of New Brunswick in 1972. He was appointed Queen's Counsel in 1991.
Mr. MacNab has a general practice with emphasis today on Commercial and Corporate Law, Telecommunications Law, Real Estate, and Marine Law. He also has extensive experience in the Newfoundland Supreme Court, primarily in the areas of Marine, Environmental and Fisheries Law, including a case defining the fishing rights of the islands of St. Pierre and Miquelon. He also conducted the last substantive charge under the Official Secrets Act.
Mr. MacNab is a member of the Canadian Bar Association, Law Society of Newfoundland and Labrador, and is a volunteer and director for the Canadian National Institute for the Blind.