Adrian’s practice is focused in the areas of labour and employment law.
He acts as counsel and provides advice on all aspects of employment and collective bargaining relationships, including employment agreements and employee manuals, terminations and wrongful dismissals. He frequently represents clients in collective bargaining negotiations, labour board proceedings, grievance arbitrations and human rights proceedings.
EDUCATION: University of Manitoba, LL.B., 1999
University of Manitoba, B.A., 1995
CALL TO THE BAR: Manitoba, 2000
ACHIEVEMENTS: Adrian has been selected for inclusion in the 2012 and 2013 editions of Best Lawyers in Canada in the area of Labour and Employment Law. He has also been identified as a “Future Litigation Star” in the 2012 and 2013 editions of Benchmark Canada, the Guide to Canada’s Leading Litigation Firms and Attorneys.
Adrian was the recipient of the A. Montague Israels Q.C. prize from the Law Society of Manitoba in 2000.
COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT: Adrian joined the Board of Directors of Rainbow Stage Inc. in 2013.
Adrian has been thrilled to participate as a cast member in three of the musicals jointly produced by the Manitoba Theatre Centre and Manitoba Bar Association: Legally Blonde (2013), The Producers (2010) and Chicago (2008).
Adrian served as President of the Manitoba Chamber Orchestra from 2008 to 2010, and served on its Board of Directors from 2000 to 2012. He is also a former President and Director of the Winnipeg Youth Orchestras Inc. (1999-2004) and a former President of the Manitoba Law Students’ Association (1998-99).