Lisa Stiver

Lisa Stiver
Lisa Stiver’s practice focuses on corporate and commercial law, with particular emphasis on commercial transactions, and on real property conveyancing, leasing and financing. As well, Lisa has significant experience in providing advice on tendering and procurement in both the private and public sector, and healthcare law matters.

Lisa Stiver

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Lisa Stiver’s practice focuses on corporate and commercial law, with particular emphasis on commercial transactions, and on real property conveyancing, leasing and financing. As well, Lisa has significant experience in providing advice on tendering and procurement in both the private and public sector, and healthcare law matters.


Education:

Lisa graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Manitoba in 1995 with Distinction, and received her Bachelor of Laws degree from the University of Manitoba in 1998.

Call to the Bar:

She was called to the Bar in Manitoba in 1999.

Achievements:

Lexpert's Leading Lawyers Under 40 - 2011

Legal Teachings:

Seasonal lecturer in Robson Hall Law School, University of Manitoba, The Art of the Deal course (2004 to present)

Seminar presenter, author of written materials and Learning Group Facilitator for The Centre for Professional Legal Education program (CPLED) for the Law Society of Manitoba (2005 to present)

Purchasing Management Association of Canada (PMAC) Supply Management course (2010 to present)

The Advanced Course on Public Procurement, Osgoode Hall Law School

Developing and Drafting Procurement Documents, The Canadian Institute’s Intensive Training Course, June 28-29, 2011

Contract Management and Challenges, CCCA 2011 Spring Training Camp, April 3, 2011

Other Speaking Engagements:

How the Big Ones do their Shopping panelist, Centrallia Manitoba, 2014

RFPs and the Tendering process: The Good, The Bad, and the Ugly, September 2010

Winnipeg Construction Association: Construction and Competitive Bid Law

Manitoba Heavy Construction Association: Construction and Competitive Bid Law

Community Involvements:

Member of United Way Finance and Administrative Committee

Member of the "Y" Sports dinner Committee in support of the JCC Rady Centre

Lex Mundi's global Opportunities for Advancement and Leadership for Women in the Legal Profession ("GOAL")

Director, Misericordia Health Centre Foundation

Vice-President of Nor’West Co-op Community Health Care Centre, Inc.

Director and Past President of Winnipeg’s Contemporary Dancers

Cast member, Chicago, Manitoba Theatre Centre/Manitoba Bar Association joint production (May 2008)

Cast member, The Producers, Manitoba Theatre Centre/Manitoba Bar Association joint production (May 2010)

  • Tendering And Procurement
    The law of tendering and procurement for goods and services has been an area of mounting litigation over the past few years, the result of which is a breadth of case law rapidly emerging in this already complex and confusing area of law. However, one case stands out among the masses and has people sitting up to take notice - the decision of the Supreme Court of Canada in February of this year of Tercon Contractors Ltd. v. British Columbia (Tercon)

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