top of page


Ellsworth Johnson Michaud

Phillipe Ricard


Phillippe Ricard is a valued Associate at Ellsworth Johnson Michaud, having obtained his law degree from the Université de Moncton in May 2022 and being called to the New Brunswick Bar in 2023. With a diverse professional background, Phillippe embarked on a new career in the legal field after working for over 20 years in the communications industry. His current focus is in the business litigation practice of law.

From 1999 to 2009, Phillippe served as a journalist for the daily newspaper L’Acadie Nouvelle, where he covered various provincial matters and focused on reporting news in the Moncton region. In 2009, he joined the Brunswick News team as the editor-in-chief of French publications, overseeing publications such as L’Étoile, Le Madawaska, La Cataracte, and La République. His experience in branding led him to spearhead the creation of a new brand for the Francophone newspapers under the banner of L’Étoile. Phillippe also played an instrumental role in establishing two new publications, namely L’Étoile Provinciale and L’Étoile Péninsule.

In 2012, Phillippe transitioned to Radio-Canada Acadie, assuming the position of Head of Information. In this role, he held responsibility for the newsroom and various information programs across the four Atlantic provinces.

Phillippe Ricard is characterized by his approachability and genuine desire to assist individuals in finding practical solutions to their legal problems. With his extensive background in communications and a passion for helping others, Phillippe brings a unique perspective and valuable skills to his role as an Associate at Ellsworth Johnson Michaud.



Mail Address

P.O. Box 626, Stn Main

Moncton, NB E1C 8M7


Transcript Building

828 Main St.

Moncton, NB E1c 1G2

Phillipe Ricard
bottom of page