Pitblado,Winnipeg Lawyer, Josh, Morry

Joshua Morry

Articling Student
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Education

University of Oxford, Trinity College, Masters of Law (BCL), 2017
University of Manitoba, Juris Doctor, 2016
University of Manitoba, Bachelor of Commerce (Hons.), 2013

Assistant

Kim Rodgers, 204-956-0560 Ext. 215
204.956.0561 ext. 286
"You want the right team on your side."
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Josh is articling at Pitblado after graduating from the University of Oxford with his masters of law degree.

He is the 2016 Gold Medalist at the University of Manitoba's faculty of law, graduating with the highest academic standing in the J.D. program, in addition to having the highest academic standing in each of his three years of law school.

Josh was a nationally ranked debater in university, and spent a semester of law school clerking for the Manitoba Court of Appeal, Manitoba's highest court.

When not working, Josh is a freelance editorial writer for the Winnipeg Free Press in addition to being a mediocre standup comedian.

 

Academic and Professional

 University of Oxford

  • Graduated with Distinction in Masters of Law (BCL) Program
  • Distinction in Principles of Financial Regulation
  • Distinction in Corporate Finance Law
  • Distinction in Intellectual Property Law

 

Robson Hall Faculty of Law, University of Manitoba

  • Gold Medal for Highest Academic Standing in J.D. Program
  • Highest Academic Standing in Third Year Law
  • Highest Academic Standing in Second Year Law
  • Highest Academic Standing in First Year Law
  • Highest Academic Standing in Commercial Law
  • Highest Academic Standing in Securities Law
  • Highest Academic Standing in Taxation of Trusts and Estates
  • Highest Academic Standing in Corporate Taxation
  • Highest Academic Standing in Income Tax Law and Policy
  • Highest Academic Standing in Criminal Law and Procedure

 

I.H. Asper School of Business, University of Manitoba

  • Highest Academic Standing in Administrative Policy
  • Highest Academic Standing in Commercial Law II
  • Captained Asper School of Business Debate Team to Two Consecutive First Place Finishes at the JDC West Business School Case Competition 
  • Member of Beta Gamma Sigma, an Honours Society for Business Students with the Top 10% of GPA's Worldwide

 

Community

  • Co-Founder of the Arab-Jewish Dialogue on Campus
  • Member of Policy Team for Municipal, Provincial, and Federal Political Candidates
  • Selected as Delegate to the World Jewish Congress in Budapest, Hungary
  • Selected by Canadian Institute of Jewish Research as a representative to a coalition combatting anti-Semitism 
  • Past-President of the Robson Hall Debate Society
  • Lifetime member of the Oxford Union

 

Lectures, Speeches and Publications

  • The New West: Bill 202 and Manitoba's Future in the New West Partnership (2015), Manitoba Law Journal
  • The Effects of Manitoba's Procurement Policies on Small and Medium Enterprises (2015), Frontier Centre for Public Policy

 

Awards and Honours

  • Graduated with Distinction from Oxford University, the Highest Academic Standing Awarded by the University
  • Award of Distinction in Principles of Financial Regulation, Oxford University
  • Award of Distinction in Intellectual property, Oxford University
  • Award of Distinction in Corporate Finance Law, Oxford University 
  • Law Society/Margaret Hypatia Crawford Prize 
  • DA Thompson QC Taxation of Trusts & Estates Prize
  • DA Thompson QC Securities Law Prize
  • DA Thompson QC Income Tax Law & Policy Prize
  • DA Thompson QC Commercial Law Prize
  • DA Thompson QC Corporate Tax Prize
  • Isbister Scholarship
  • Dr. AW Hogg Scholarship
  • Lieutenant MM Soronow Scholarship
  • Dubienski Memorial Scholarship
  • Paul Norman Warren Memorial Prize
  • Cecil Black Memorial Prize
  • Neil James MacDonald Memorial Prize 
  • Pitblado Scholar 2013 – 2016
  • Dean's Honour List