Philip M. Sheps

Our People



Admitted to the Bar Manitoba, 1968
LL.B., University of Manitoba, 1967


Michele Goossen 204.956.0560 ext. 224

"You'd like your business treated like it's our own."

Provides services through Philip M. Sheps Law Corporation. Philip focuses in commercial real estate leasing with numerous years of experience in the corporate and commercial areas of law, including niche experience in dealing with railway lands and short line operations. Philip has taken his years of legal experience to the service of the community, in particular, related to the redevelopment of Winnipeg as a thriving and prosperous city. Philip completed his term as Chair of The Winnipeg Chamber of Commerce in 2005, completed his term as a Director of The Forks North Portage Partnership in 2005, and completed his term as a Director of the Winnipeg Convention Centre in 2009.


Lectures, Speeches and Publications:

  • Co-Author (with Joe Barnsley), “Buying or selling a brokerage business“, Manitoba Insurance Broker Magazine, Fall 2013
  • Presenter, Small Business, Bank of Nova Scotia
  • Presenter, Commercial Leasing, Winnipeg Realty Board
  • Contributor, Various business magazines on commercial leasing issues
  • Business Development Bank – Business Legal Considerations


Honours and Awards:



  • Chair, The Winnipeg Chamber of Commerce, 2004 – 2005
  • Co-Chair, Leadership Winnipeg, 2003 – 2005
  • Director, 2006 – 2009, Secretary, 2007 – 2009, Winnipeg Convention Centre
  • Director, The Forks North Portage Partnership, 2001 – 2005
  • Director, The Forks Foundation, 2005 – 2017
  • Advisory Board Member, University of Winnipeg Global College, 2005 – 2011
  • Member, CBC Diversity Roundtable, 2005 – 2010
  • President, Winnipeg Squash Racquet Club, 1998 – 1999


Academic and Professional:

  • Law Society of Manitoba
  • Manitoba Bar Association
  • Canadian Bar Association