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Congratulations Robert L. Tapper, Q.C.

Mr. Tapper is a leading civil litigator in the Province of Manitoba. He has advanced the interests of a broad spectrum of clients before all levels of court in Manitoba and in the Supreme Court of Canada. He has made significant contributions to jurisprudence in the area of medical malpractice and in relation to media and defamation matters. Mr. Tapper has demonstrated a commitment throughout his career to enhancing the advocacy skills of law students and lawyers through his teaching, mentorship and writing.

This Award was created in 2013 in honor of Richard J. Scott, former Chief Justice of Manitoba, and is awarded annually to a person who advances the rule of law through advocacy, litigation, teaching, research or writing. For more information about this award and past recipients, visit the Richard J. Scott Award page.