Assistants

Bio

Alyssa is a litigation and dispute resolution lawyer with a practice focused primarily in the areas of civil litigation, estate litigation, and administrative law. Alyssa has experience assisting clients with a variety of legal issues, including negligence, insurance law, personal injury, contractual disputes, and estate litigation matters.

Alyssa was a summer student at Thompson Dorfman Sweatman LLP in 2013 and 2014 and returned as an articling student in 2015. Alyssa joined the firm as an associate in 2016.

  • 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