Paul Hesse Pitblado Law Immigration Lawyer Winnipeg

Paul Hesse

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BA (Hons), University of Winnipeg
LL.B., B.C.L., McGill University


Qiaoran Xue 204.956.3598

"You want to find a solution."

Paul is a former member of the Executive Committee of the Firm and a Past Chair of the Immigration Section of the Manitoba Bar Association.

Paul is frequently invited to speak on immigration topics. Fluently bilingual, Paul offers legal services in French and has served as the President of the Association des juristes d'expression française du Manitoba, a group committed to access to legal services in French. Paul is also conversant in German and has begun taking Mandarin lessons.

Paul Hesse graduated with Great Distinction and earned law degrees in each of Canada's major legal traditions (English Canada's common law and Quebec's civil law systems) from McGill University in Montreal, Quebec. Paul was also awarded Gold Medals in Economics (Honours) and Politics (Honours) upon graduation from the University of Winnipeg with a Bachelor of Arts (Honours).

He deals regularly with Real Estate transactions, and all kinds of immigration, residence and citizenship applications.


Lectures, Speeches and Publications:



  • Frequent invited speaker on immigration


Honours and Awards:

Lexpert Rising Star-2016

Academic and Professional:

  • McGill University, L.L.B., B.C.L., Graduate with Great Distinction
  • University of Winnipeg, Bachelor of Arts (Honours) with majors in Economics and Politics, double Gold Medal winner
  • Past Chair, Immigration Section of the Manitoba Bar Association
  • Served as President, Association des juristes d’expression française du Manitoba
  • Admitted to the Law Society of Manitoba, 2006
  • Admitted to the Law Society of Upper Canada, 2006
  • Manitoba Bar Association
  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Notary Public