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Consultation: Alternative Legal Services Providers

Access to justice is a critical issue for many people who are simply unable to afford the costs typically associated with obtaining legal advice from a lawyer. This is particularly so in the area of family law. The Law Society is currently exploring options for persons who are not lawyers to provide a limited scope […]

A Message from President Lynda Troup CEO Announcement

It gives me great pleasure to advise that the CEO hiring committee has recommended, and the Benchers have unanimously approved, the hiring of Leah Kosokowsky as the next CEO of the Law Society. Since becoming a bencher in 2014, I have watched Leah develop and grow in her role as Director of Regulation and become […]

Notice of Withdrawal – Caroline B. Cramer, Q.C.

Notice of Withdrawal – Caroline B. Cramer, Q.C. CAROLINE B. CRAMER, Q.C. will be retiring and withdrawing from the practice of law effective February 14, 2021. Effective December 7, 2020, CAROLINE B. CRAMER, Q.C. and C. BARRETT-CRAMER LAW CORPORATION will no longer be accepting new client matters or files through law firms of BROTMAN & […]

2020 Richard J. Scott Award Recipient Announced

LSM Community News Announcement 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 […]