Godbout Fawcett is a New Brunswick law firm that provides exceptional and experienced legal advice and representation to individual and business clients. We are proud of our distinguished practice which includes complex litigation, class action & malpractice defence, workplace investigations, administrative law, regulatory law and strategic advice to business owners and professionals. Godbout Fawcett offers a team of experienced lawyers who use creative thinking and problem solving to secure the best outcomes.


Godbout Fawcett offers clients a top-tier experience. Our lawyers have more than 45 years of combined  experience, and the drive and commitment to see our clients through any legal challenge. Our track record is impressive.  We represent individual and business clients, at the highest level, in civil and commercial litigation, workplace investigations, administrative law, regulatory law and professional discipline.

Godbout Fawcett delivers the highest level of personal and professional service. We build strong and trusting relationships with each client. By focusing on long-term solutions and strategies, we develop enduring business partnerships that ensure the future success of our clients.

The lawyers of Godbout Fawcett appear in the New Brunswick Court of Queen’s Bench, the Court of Appeal, the Federal Court, and the Provincial Court.  In addition, we defend and prosecute cases before various administrative bodies and committees.  We have successfully argued significant, precedent-setting cases and have achieved enviable credibility in our advocacy work.  

Godbout Fawcett is frequently consulted by a number of New Brunswick regulators, administrative bodies and advocacy groups regarding legislation, compliance, discipline and governance.

Founded by women, Godbout Fawcett takes pride in its ability to collaborate in an environment that supports and promotes diversity and inclusion.  Differences are respected and promoted across the firm.  We act with integrity and treat clients and team members with courtesy and dignity, providing our people with the best opportunities for development.


Godbout Fawcett provides professional representation in matters including: