Assistants

Bio

Alyssa is a litigation and dispute resolution lawyer with a practice focused primarily in the areas of civil litigation and administrative law. Alyssa has experience in a broad range of practice areas including negligence, insurance law, personal injury, civil sexual assault claims, contractual disputes, and criminal matters.

Alyssa has appeared as counsel before the Provincial Court of Manitoba, the Manitoba Court of Queen’s Bench, the Manitoba Court of Appeal, the Alberta Court of Queen’s Bench, and assisted on an appeal to the Supreme Court of Canada in 2018. Alyssa also represents clients in mediations and arbitrations before administrative tribunals.

  • Practice Areas

    Litigation and Dispute Resolution

    Insurance

    Administrative

  • Education

    J.D., University of Manitoba, 2015

    B. Comm. (Hons.), University of Manitoba, 2010

  • Industries

    Insurance

  • Bar Admissions

    Manitoba, 2016

  • Achievements

    Law Society Prize for Third Highest Standing in Third Year Law, 2015

    Alf Francis Memorial Prize for Third Highest Standing in Third Year Law, 2015

    Archie Micay Q.C. Prize for Second Highest Standing in Second Year Law, 2014

    David and Myrna Bowman Prize in Evidence, 2014

    Muriel St. John Research Award for Women’s Legal Issues, 2014

    Participant in the Laskin Administrative Law Moot, 2014

    Lieutenant M.M. Soronow Scholarship for Highest Standing in First Year Law, 2013

    Dr. A.W. Hogg Undergraduate Scholarship for Average Highest Standing in First Year Law, 2013

    D.A. Thompson Q.C. Prize in Contracts, 2013

    D.A. Thompson Q.C. Prize in Property Law, 2013

  • In the Community

    Board Member, Institute for International Women’s Rights - Manitoba