Assistants

Bio

Miranda practises in the areas of labour law and civil litigation with an emphasis on public and administrative law. A significant portion of Miranda’s practice involves public sector labour relations. In addition, she frequently assists clients in matters involving administrative proceedings, judicial review applications and statutory appeals. She has experience in human rights matters, constitutional law, employment law, and professional and regulatory matters as well.

 

Miranda has appeared before the Manitoba Court of Queen’s Bench and Court of Appeal, as well as the Nova Scotia Court of Appeal. She regularly appears before labour arbitrators and other administrative decision makers within Manitoba.

 

Miranda was called to the Manitoba Bar in 2016. She clerked for the Honourable Justice Russell Brown of the Supreme Court of Canada for two years from 2016-2018. Miranda returned to practice at Thompson Dorfman Sweatman LLP as an Associate in the fall of 2018. Prior to being called to the Bar, Miranda worked as both a summer student and an articling student at TDS.

  • Primary Practice Area

    Labour & Employment

  • Services

    Administrative

    Labour & Employment

    Litigation & Dispute Resolution

    Government & Regulatory

  • Education

    J.D., University of Manitoba, 2015
    University Gold Medal in Law

    B.A., University of Winnipeg, 2012

  • Bar Admissions

    Manitoba, 2016

  • Achievements

    Pitblado Scholar, 2012-2015

    Leon Mitchell, Q.C. Prize in Labour Relations, 2015

    Jane Evans, Q.C. Prize in Property, Trusts, and Wills & Succession, 2015

    Advocis Prize and D.A. Thompson, Q.C. Prize in Insurance Law, 2015

    Honourable Archibald S. Dewar Prize for Advocacy, 2014

    Duncan J. Jessiman, Q.C. Prize in Corporations I, 2014

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