Lawyer, Winnipeg law firm, Michael Merner

Michael Merner

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Education

Admitted to the Manitoba Bar, 2017
J.D., University of North Dakota School of Law, 2015
Indigenous Law Certificate Program, 2015
Civil and Employment Mediation Certificate
B.A., University of Winnipeg, 2008

Assistant

Christine Ranger 204.956.0560 ext. 333

"People choose lawyers they know, like and trust."
Profile: 

Michael received his J.D. from the University of North Dakota School of Law in 2015 and was called to the Manitoba Bar in 2017. He practices in the areas of Labour and Employment Law and most areas of Civil Litigation. Michael is also an active member of the Winnipeg community, volunteering with such organizations as the Downtown Winnipeg BIZ, Legal Help Centre and Ndinawe Youth Resource Centre.

 

Lectures, Speeches, and Publications 

  • Co-Presenter, Medical Group Management Association of Canada: Managing Problem Employees &  Employment Developments in the Digital Age, June 6, 2017
  • Co-Presenter, Canadian Pension & Benefits Institute: Benefits Fundamentals ‘Poor Communication and the Legal Ramifications’, March 9, 2017

 

Community

  • Volunteer, Downtown Winnipeg BIZ Marketing and Events Committee, 2016 – Present
  • Volunteer, Ndinawe Youth Resource Centre, 2016 – Present
  • Volunteer, Legal Help Centre, University of Winnipeg, 2011 – 2012   

 

Memberships and Associations

  • Manitoba Bar Association
  • Canadian Bar Association

 

Academic and Professional

  • University of North Dakota School of Law Representative, Federal Bar Association Indian Law Conference, Phoenix, Arizona, 2015