Leith Robertson

Lawyer
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Education

Admitted to the Bar Manitoba, 2012
LL.B., Griffith University, Australia, 2008
Bachelor of Journalism, Griffith University, Australia, 2008

Assistant

Jaclyn Rind, 204.956.0560 ext. 345
204.956.3514
"Values aren't just words, they're what we live by."
Profile: 

Leith is building a practice in both Winnipeg and the Interlake, Manitoba, which has a primary focus on real estate and related commercial matters. He also maintains a general commercial practice that involves various transactional activities, secured lending, corporate structuring and governance, privacy and advocacy. Leith completed his law and journalism degrees in Australia, having previously studied abroad in both Washington and Denmark. He embarked upon his legal career in Winnipeg in 2011, after achieving a Certificate of Qualification through the Federation of Law Societies of Canada, and was called to the Manitoba Bar in 2012, receiving the distinguished A. Montague Israels Prize.

 

Lectures, Speeches and Publications:

  • Mental Health Liability in the Workplace, Rotary Club of Winnipeg, 2012
  • Assisted Brian Bowman in his CPD presentation, “Where are the Boundaries? Privacy and Legal Rights in the Age of Social Media and Electronic Messaging”, Manitoba Bar Association Family Law Section, March 5, 2012
  • Assisted Steve Vincent in his CPD presentation, “When the Family Business Fails”, Law Society of Manitoba, 2011

 

Honours and Awards:

  • A. Montague Israels Prize, 2012
  • International Study Abroad Scholarship, Denmark, 2008
  • Acceptance into Golden Key Society for Academic Excellence, Griffith University, 2007 – 2008
  • Rotary International Scholarship, Washington, 2002

 

Community:

  • Rotary Club of Winnipeg, Director, 2011 – 2013
  • Manitoba Bar Association/Royal Manitoba Theatre Centre Community Play, Cast Member, 2012, 2013 and 2014
  • World Peace Partners, Executive Committee Member, Website Editor and Music for Peace Event Organizer, 2010 – 2013
  • United Nations International Day of Peace, Manitoba Ambassador, 2010
  • Model United Nations Assembly, Member, 2009 – 2014
  • Rotary International Service Committee, Member, 2009 – 2013

 

Memberships and Associations:

  • Winnipeg Chamber of Commerce
  • Young Associates, Asper School of Business, University of Manitoba

 

Academic and Professional:

  • Federation of Law Societies of Canada, Certificate of Qualification, 2011

 

Arborg Office:

349 Main Street             Phone: 1.204.376.5156
P.O. Box 4045                Fax: 1.204.376.5494
Arborg, MB                   Assistant: Glenda Gulay
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