Pitblado Law Welcomes Harvey, Shannon, Poetker,
Puchniak and McCandless to the Partnership

Pitblado Law is pleased to welcome Brant Harvey, Rod Shannon, Karen Poetker, Michael Puchniak and Kathleen McCandless to the Firm’s Partnership, effective January 1, 2017.

Brant Harvey practices corporate and commercial law, advising businesses on deals, contracts, governance, and commercial real estate in Manitoba. Karen Poetker practices litigation, with a focus on construction, commercial and insurance litigation, as well as personal and collection matters. Michael Puchniak practices corporate and commercial law, advising businesses on structure, growth, governance, and secured transactions. Rod Shannon practices civil litigation, with extensive experience in complex commercial and insurance cases, and Kathleen McCandless practices civil litigation in commercial, professional negligence, and insurance matters, and in administrative and regulatory proceedings. 

These five exceptional lawyers have shown dedication, diligence, and exemplary leadership through their work. To learn more, click here.

Proudly based in Winnipeg, Manitoba, our lawyers continually improve their approach through blending traditions of success with changes in commerce. We’re a law firm that proudly reflects the calibre of our clients, people, and community. Learn more here.

A leading full service law firm, Pitblado Law is home to some of Winnipeg’s best lawyers. Our mission is to deliver excellence in creative and trust-based solutions for clients through business acumen, superior advocacy, innovative approach, strategic courage, and fresh insight. The second oldest practice in Manitoba, our vision is to be Canada's most trusted law Firm through exceptional counsel, integrity, innovative approach, and proactive client solutions. Our experienced lawyers provide services to clients across a wide range of practice areas.

About Pitblado Law

For over 130 years, Pitblado has proudly played a role in complex transactions through leadership in law and unparalleled trust from our clients. This is why we blend traditions of success with current market knowledge; lending innovative approach to providing clients with exceptional counsel and proactive solutions.

By focusing on our clients, our lawyers understand their needs and provide the most comprehensive solutions possible in order to build trusting relationships. Pitblado Law is a business-minded law firm that cares about people, is passionate about community, and is driven by working together to enrich the lives and businesses we touch. 

Meet Your Team

Pitblado Law is home to some of Winnipeg's best and brightest legal professionals. Learn more about our lawyers and why Pitblado is unlike any other. 

What We Do

We're a business-minded law firm that cares about people. We are passionate about community, committed to excellence, and driven by working together.