TDS Lawyer Melissa Beaumont Named Among Lexpert Rising Stars 2023: Leading Lawyers Under 40 in Canada


published 11/23/2023


Winnipeg, MB: Thompson Dorfman Sweatman LLP is proud to congratulate Melissa Beaumont on being named among Lexpert Rising Stars 2023: Leading Lawyers Under 40 in Canada. This distinction is awarded to lawyers who are identified as leaders in both their legal practice and in their communities. This is a reflection of Melissa's remarkable accomplishments.

Melissa Beaumont has a diverse practice in labour and employment law. She serves as employer counsel for several large institutional clients, including Shared Health (Manitoba), the Province of Manitoba, the University of Manitoba and various municipalities. She represents clients in the manufacturing and mining sectors. Additionally, Melissa handles employee-side work, reviewing employment contracts and severance packages and serving as external legal counsel to a national union and local employee association. This dual perspective allows her to empathize with individuals' workplace experiences.

Looking ahead, Melissa aims to expand her practice as a workplace mediator and arbitrator. She also has a strong commitment to community service and has dedicated her time to boards: Ronald McDonald House Charities Manitoba and Food & Beverage Manitoba.

Melissa emphasizes practical and effective solutions for her clients, recognizing that they seek trusted advisors to help them navigate complex legal issues. She believes that labor and employment law is about people and relationships, and she goes the extra mile to understand her clients' needs by visiting their businesses and learning about their operations firsthand. Melissa's dedication to understanding her clients' worlds makes her stand out as a resolution-oriented attorney with a passion for learning and problem-solving.

For more information, please contact:

Melissa Beaumont
Thompson Dorfman Sweatman LLP

About Thompson Dorfman Sweatman LLP:

With Manitoba roots that run more than 130 years deep, Thompson Dorfman Sweatman LLP (TDS) has long been recognized as a leading full-service law firm dedicated to serving clients and delivering high quality work through teamwork, industry knowledge and collaboration.

TDS provides services in over 30 areas of practice to clients locally, nationally and internationally across every major sector, with a bench strength of 100+ lawyers across locations in Manitoba and Saskatchewan.

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