Lisa Stiver is a partner at TDS who’s practice focuses on corporate and commercial law, with particular emphasis on commercial transactions, real property conveyancing and financing, and public tendering and procurement. She acts for a diverse list of lenders across Canada in secured lender financing transactions for Manitoba-based owners.
As well, Lisa has significant experience in providing advice on tendering and procurement law in both the private and public sector. She has represented clients in Ontario, Manitoba, Alberta, and British Columbia, in providing transactional advice and drafting of procurement documents to public institutions in all sectors of government.
Lisa is currently the Chair of the TDS Management Committee, after serving as a member from 2017-the present, as well as the Chair of the firm’s Business Law Practice Group. She is also on the firm’s Student Committee, having chaired it from 2012-2019.
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.
She was called to the Bar in Manitoba in 1999.
Lexpert’s Leading Lawyers Under 40 – 2011
Chairperson, Misericordia Health Centre Foundation
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”)
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)
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) and Virtual Assessor for the Practice Readiness Education Program (PREP).
“Supply Chain Canada, Manitoba Institute” Contract administration course (2010 to present)
Winnipeg Construction Association Construction in the Law course on Competitive Bid law (2015 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
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
Manitoba Heavy Construction Association: Construction and Competitive Bid Law
Date: January 26, 2023 Time: 6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. Location: Morden… Learn More
When to Register Your Business Name or Incorporate Workshop with Christianson TDS lawyer Bjorn Christianson
Date: December 15, 2022 Time: 5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Location: Portage… Learn More
Export 101: Preparing to Enter the United States Market with TDS lawyers Doug Forbes, Leilani Kagan, K.C., Jennifer McRae, Rob Olson and Ingrid Ruiz
Dates: January 30 and 31, 2023 Time: 9:15 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.… Learn More
Employment Contracts: Management and Employee Considerations with TDS Lawyers Melissa Beaumont, Jennifer Hanson and Scott Hoeppner
Date: Monday, December 5, 2022 Time: 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Location:… Learn More
STEP Canada seminar: Preparing the Family Business for Sale or Succession with TDS lawyer Leilani Kagan, K.C.
Date: February 21, 2023 Time: 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. CT Location:… Learn More
Date: November 15, 2022 Time: 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. CT Location:… Learn More
Date: February 3, 2023 Location: Calgary Telus Convention Centre, Calgary, Alberta Thompson… Learn More