Les Kirchner

PARTNER
Our People

Education

Admitted to the Bar Manitoba, 2007
LL.B., University of Manitoba, 2006
BScN, University of Victoria, 2003
The Diploma of Nursing Program, Saskatchewan Institute of Applied Sciences and Technology, 1989

Assistant

Shantal Young 204.956.0560 ext. 344

"You're a person, not a number."
Profile: 

Receiving his law degree at the University of Manitoba in 2006 following a lengthy career in health care, Les articled with Pitblado in 2006 and received his Call to the Bar in 2007. He practices in the areas of family law and estate litigation where it interfaces with family property accounting, committeeship and the passing of accounts in relation to estate management.

 

Honours and Awards:

  • H.I. Corne Prize for the highest standing in Problems in Contract and Tort, 2006
  • D.A. Thompson, Q.C. Prize for the highest standing in The Limits of the Law, 2006
  • D.A. Thompson, Q.C. Prize for the highest standing in The Law and Bio-Ethics, 2006
  • D.A. Thompson, Q.C. Prize for the highest standing in Aboriginal Peoples and Land Claims, 2006
  • D.A. Thompson, Q.C. Prize for the highest standing in Aboriginal Peoples and The Law, 2006
  • Dean’s Honour List, 2003

 

Memberships and Associations:

  • Manitoba Bar Association
  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Collaborative Practice Manitoba