Joseph E. Cantini, Founder

Joseph E. Cantini is the founder and partner of Cantini Law Group. He enjoys solving complex problems, and found his passion in law, dedicating his career to fighting for injured people against insurance companies and big business.

For over 30 years, Mr. Cantini has focused on personal injury law, demonstrating significant expertise in handling complex injury cases with particular experience in traumatic brain injury (TBI) cases.

Learn more About Joe Cantini.

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Toby Bristow

Toby Bristow, Partner

Toby graduated from the University of New Brunswick with B.A. (English Honours) and LLB in 1999. He was awarded the Lord Beaverbrook Scholarship in Law, and did his articling at Cox Hanson O’Reilly Matheson in Fredericton, New Brunswick, where he gained an excellent foundation in the area of insurance law. He has practiced primarily in the area of personal injury since 2003, and has appeared in front of all levels of Courts in Newfoundland and New Brunswick. Toby joined Cantini Law Group in 2018, and practices in Fredericton, New Brunswick, but serves clients throughout New Brunswick and Prince Edward Island.

Toby Bristow 506-804-4955
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Jennifer Garagan

Jennifer Garagan, Partner

Jennifer Garagan is an experienced personal injury lawyer at Cantini Law Group. She handles a wide range of cases including registered motor vehicle accidents, atv accidents, pedestrian- vehicle accidents and long-term disability denials. Jennifer is dedicated to achieving the best possible results for her clients. She provides comprehensive but understandable information to clients at each step in the process.

Jennifer Garagan 902-801-9224 / 506-800-0364
Kristin Doiron

Kristin Doiron, Personal Injury Lawyer

Kristin graduated from the University of New Brunswick with a Bachelor of Science Honors Degree in Biochemistry and minoring in Psychology in 2015. She pursued a degree in law, during which she was a Peer Mentor, and she graduated in 2018. Kristin was admitted to the New Brunswick Bar in 2019. Kristin is originally from Fredericton, New Brunswick. She chose to pursue a career in law because she enjoys helping people and problem-solving.

Kristin Doiron 506-800-1142

Gaetan Migneault, Personal Injury Lawyer

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Eric Papillon

Eric Papillon, Manager

For Eric Papillon, the love of his job comes from the everyday challenges. No two workdays are ever the same, and nowhere is that more evident than in meeting – and exceeding – the expectations and needs of an ever-growing and diverse client base. Over 22 years of proven track record in competitive selling and sales management, strong customer focus with the ability to prospect, create leads, grow the business and manage accounts while fostering close account relationships and generating new sales to achieve and exceed individual sales targets. Self-motivated, takes initiative and valuable team player. Strong initiative coupled with strong communication, people management, high level of professionalism and integrity.

Eric Papillon 506-804-4815
Kari Cooke

Kari Cooke, Case Management Coordinator

Kari obtained her Paralegal diploma with Honors with Distinction from Eastern College in 2019. She completed her Job Placement with Cantini, and officially joined the team as a Case Management Coordinator in 2019. Kari chose Cantini because she loves to help people and support “the little guy”. Before starting her career at Cantini, Kari had worked as a line cook in a restaurant. Outside of work, Kari enjoys supporting KCAR and CARMA. She loves reading, hiking with her dog, continuing education, knitting and spending time with her son.

Kari Cooke 506-804-5006
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Patrick Marion

Patrick Marion, Case Management Coordinator

Patrick obtained his Paralegal Honors with Distinctions diploma from Eastern College in 2019. He was also the recipient of the 2019 Excellence in Paralegal award. Patrick’s passion for law stems from watching law and crime shows when he was younger. His goal became to work in the legal field and a position as a paralegal was the perfect position for him. Before starting his career at Cantini, Patrick worked in the customer and food service industries. Outside of work, Patrick enjoys golfing, watching sports, cooking and spending time with his family.

Patrick Marion 506-867-2515
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Kristyn Walchuck

Kristyn Walchuck, Case Management Coordinator

Kristyn obtained her BA in Criminology in 2016 from St. Thomas University. Her interest in the legal field inspired her to further her education and complete the Paralegal program at Eastern College. She received her diploma with Honors in 2019. Before starting her career at Cantini, Kristyn worked in the customer service industry for many years. Outside of work, Kristyn enjoys going to the beach and spending time with her friends and family.

Kristyn Walchuck 506-857-2544
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Selina Nyman, Case Management Coordinator

Selina obtained her paralegal diploma with honors from Eastern College in 2021. She completed her job placement with Cantini, and officially joined the team as a Case Management Coordinator in 2021. Outside of work, Selina enjoys going horseback riding, hiking, going to the beach, and traveling, as well as spending time with her daughter and son.

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Jessica Bennett

Jessica Bennett, Case Management Coordinator

Jessica obtained her BA in Psychology from Dalhousie University in 2012. She then completed her Paralegal diploma from Eastern College in 2014 and has worked in the legal field ever since. Jessica enjoys helping people, and the fast-paced nature of litigation. Outside of work, Jessica enjoys spending time with her two young daughters.

Jessica Bennett 902-800-2671
Taylor Seeley-Lavigne

Taylor Seeley-Lavigne, Case Management Coordinator

Taylor obtained her Legal Assistant diploma with the highest average in her class from Oulton College in 2019. Taylor’s passion for law started when she was called for jury duty. Her experience sitting in the court room inspired her to look into careers in the legal field. Before starting her career at Cantini, Taylor worked as an accountant. Outside of work, Taylor enjoys spending time relaxing outside or adventuring in the woods.

Taylor Seeley-Lavigne 506-867-2518
Claire Saulnier

Claire Saulnier, Case Management Coordinator

Claire obtained her Paralegal diploma with Distinctions from Eastern College in 2021. She was also the top of her class and Valedictorian. Claire completed her job placement with Cantini Law Group and officially joined the team as a Case Management Coordinator in 2021. Before starting her career at Cantini, Claire graduated from Ravensberg College for Law Enforcement Training in 2017 and worked as a By-Law Officer for the City of Moncton. Outside of work, Claire enjoys spending time with friends and family, playing video games, fishing & hunting, camping, and exploring New Brunswick.

Jenna Van Exan

Jenna Van Exan, Administrative Support

Jenna has always been intrigued by Law; in 2020, she obtained her Paralegal Honors diploma from Eastern College. Before starting her career at Cantini, Jenna worked as a Personal Support Worker. After 4 years, she decided to pursue a career in law. When Jenna is not working, she spends time with her 7 children taking mini vacations and exploring the beautiful province we live in. She also loves to snowmobile and ATV.

Jenna Van Exan 506-268-2883
Bonnie Casey

Bonnie Casey, Receptionist

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