Mary A. Fraser followed in the footsteps of her father, James W. Fraser. She obtained her Bachelor of Arts (1985) and Bachelor of Laws (1988) degrees from Queen’s University in Kingston. She was called to the bar in 1990.
Mary articled for the firm of Enfield, Hemmerick, Adair & Wood in Toronto and practised there for two years (1990-1992) before joining the firm of MacLaren, Corlett in Ottawa in 1993. In September 1994, Mary decided to return to Pembroke to join Johnson & Fraser.
For the past 21 years in Pembroke, Mary has maintained a broad general practice with a concentrated emphasis on wills, estate administration and estate litigation. She additionally practices in family law, and in commercial and residential real estate matters. Mary has successfully advocated for clients on issues at all levels of court, including the Ontario Court of Appeal and the Supreme Court of Canada.