Andrea is engaged in a broad practice that includes bankruptcy and insolvency law, civil litigation, administrative law, intellectual property law and corporate commercial law. She also has experience assisting clients with adoptions. Following completion of her studies at the University of Manitoba, Andrea joined Thompson Dorfman Sweatman LLP as an articling student-at-law in 2009 and became an associate in June 2010. Andrea is fluently bilingual and works with clients in both English and French.   

  • Primary Practice Area

    Litigation & Dispute Resolution

  • Services

    Litigation & Dispute Resolution

    Insolvency, Bankruptcy & Restructuring


    Corporate & Commercial Law

    Intellectual Property

    Agency Services

  • Education

    Bachelor of Laws, University of Manitoba, 2009
    Bachelor of Science, University of Winnipeg, 2006

  • Industries

    Life Sciences & Biotechnology

  • Bar Admissions

    Manitoba, 2010

  • Achievements

    Faculty of Law Dean’s Honour List, 2008 - 2009

    Law Society Prize for Third Highest Standing in Third Year Law, 2009

    Abraham L. Simkin, Q.C. Prize in Corporations II, 2009

    Aikins, MacAulay & Thorvaldson Honourable Marshall Rothstein Prize for highest average in Constitutional Law, Administrative Law and Clinical Administrative Law, 2009

    Faculty of Law Dean’s Honour List, Pitblado Scholar, 2007 - 2008

    D.A. Thompson, Q.C. Prize in Comparative Law, 2008

    Mel Myers, Q.C. Award in Administrative Law, 2008

    Shelley M. Weiss Memorial Scholarship, 2008

    UMSU Scholarship for excellence in academic achievement at the University of Manitoba, 2008

    Faculty of Law Dean’s Honour List, Pitblado Scholar, 2006 - 2007

    Archie Micay, Q.C. Prize for Third Highest Standing in First Year Law, 2007

    D.A. Thompson, Q.C. Prize in Property, 2007

    The University of Winnipeg Silver Medal for the Second Highest Standing in Science, 2006

    The University of Winnipeg Gold Medal in Mathematics, 2006

  • In the Community

    Member of the Canadian and Manitoba Bar Associations

    Member of l’Association des juristes d’expression française du Manitoba

    The Canadian Bar Association French Speaking Common Law Members Section - Executive, Member-at-Large

    Member of the Manitoba Health Appeal Board

    Manitoba Bar Association Council Member, 2015 - 2019

    Manitoba Bar Association Mid-Winter Conference Committee Member, 2017 and 2018

    Manitoba Bar Association Law Day Committee Member, 2014 - 2017

    The University of Winnipeg Alumni Association Council Member, 2008 - 2015