Sheryl Rosenberg is practices primarily in the area of environmental law. She provides clients with advice concerning environmental approvals and licensing, mining and mine rehabilitation, natural resource development, regulatory compliance, contaminated sites and litigation of environmental matters.

  • Primary Practice Area

    Environmental & Sustainable Development

  • Services

    Environmental & Sustainable Development

    Litigation & Dispute Resolution

    Government & Regulatory

    Natural Resources & Energy

    Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG)

    Agency Services

  • Education

    Bachelor of Laws, University of Manitoba, 1995
    Master of Science in Special Education, University of Wisconsin 1978
    Certificate in Secondary Education, University of North Texas, 1975
    Bachelor of Arts in English, University of Manitoba, 1974

  • Industries


    Natural Resources & Energy

  • Bar Admissions

    Manitoba, 1996

  • Achievements

    D.A. Thompson Q.C. Prize for highest standing in the section of Criminal Law and Procedure, 1992-1993

    Solomon Greenberg Advocacy Competition Honour List, 1993-1994

    Advocacy Course Honour List, 1993-1994

    D.A. Thompson, Q.C. Prize for highest standing in Evidence Law

    Harry Walsh, Q.C. Prize for best written assignment in criminal law

    Anthony C. Draper memorial Prize for the highest standing in Remedies

    Recognized by Lexpert as a Leader Energy Lawyer in 2021

    Recognized by Who's Who Legal: Canada 2016 in the area of Environmental Law

    Repeatedly Included in the Best Lawyers in Canada directory for her work in Environmental Law (since 2008)

    Recognized by Who's Who Legal: Canada 2019 in the area of Environmental Law

  • In the Community

    Former Appointed Councillor, Association of Professional Engineers and Geologists of Manitoba

    Former Deputy Commissioner, Chair of Appeal Panels, Residential Tenancies Commission

    2002 - Present Member and former President of Canadian Friends of the Hebrew University, Winnipeg Chapter

  • Legal Teachings

    Sessional lecturer in Environmental Law for the University of Manitoba, Faculty of Law. 1999 - 2008

  • Speaking Engagements

    2014, "Law Reform Commission's and Manitoba's Review of the Environmental Licensing regime for Manitoba," presented at the Manitoba Environmental Industries Association's "Emerging Issues" conference

    2009, “Using Effective Environmental Management to Avoid Liability: Due Diligence in the New Era of Corporate Governance,” presented at The Manitoba Mining and Minerals Convention

    2008, "Environmental Site Assessment Reports: Privileged, Private or Public?" The Law Society of Manitoba, Pitblado Lectures

    2006, “Understanding Environmental Regulations,” presented at EPIC (Educational Program Innovations Center)

    2002, “Recent Developments in Tort Liability for Contaminated Land: Is Liability Growing?” presented for the Law Society

    1997, “Manitoba’s Treaty Land Entitlement Framework Agreement,” presented for the Mining Association of Manitoba Inc.

  • Associations

    • American Association of Trial Lawyers