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National Well-being Study – Manitoba Survey Launches June 15

Help improve the well-being of legal practitioners in Manitoba and across the country. Participate in Canada’s first national health study of the legal profession. This ground breaking initiative is the most comprehensive study on the mental health of the legal profession to be done in Canada. This study is a collaborative initiative of all law […]

Statement on Discovery at the Kamloops Residential School

The Law Society of Manitoba sends its condolences to members of the Tk’emlúps te Secwe’pemc First Nation and all Indigenous peoples on the horrific discovery of the bodies of 215 children at the site of a former residential school in Kamloops.  We recognize the enormous harm the residential school system has caused, the effects of […]

2021-2022 Professional Liability Insurance Assessment Notice

The 2021-2022 Professional Liability Insurance Assessment Notice for the policy period covering July 1, 2021, to July 1, 2021 was sent to the profession on Tuesday, June 1. All practising lawyers are required to submit their Professional Liability Claims Fund contribution or, if applicable, a completed Exemption Form on or before July 5, 2021. Lawyers can […]

Notice of Withdrawal- Dean Richert

Notice of Withdrawal – Dean Richert Effective April 8, 2021, DEAN RICHERT has withdrawn from the practice of law pending investigations into his conduct. April 8, 2021 Leah Kosokowsky Chief Executive Officer