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Sandra Kliman

Sandra Kliman

Partner

Sandra provides services in all areas of family law including alternate dispute resolution, spousal and co-habitational agreements, and enforcement of rights of spouses and children. Sandra was named to the 2021 edition of Best Lawyers in Canada for Family Law.

Provides services in all areas of family law including spousal and co-habitational agreements, and enforcement of rights of spouses and children. Sandra has extensive training and experience in mediation, collaborative law and dispute resolution.

 

Education

  • Admitted to the Manitoba Bar, 1987
  • Admitted to the Bar of Upper Canada, 1986
  • LL.B., Osgoode Hall, 1984
  • B.A., University of Manitoba, 1981
  • Interview, CJOB, “Year in Review – The Uncertainty of Relationships in 2020“ (start at 42:24), December 2020
  • Co-Author (with Les Kirchner and Alexandra Aquila), Pitblado COVID-19 Resource Centre, “COVID-19 and Family Law-related Issues”, April 7, 2020
  • Bar Admission Course Facilitator, 2010 – 2020
  • Law Society Continuing Legal Education, 1999, 2000 and 2001
  • Legal seminars at various women’s centres on family law related topics
  • Issues Arising Out of Recent Cases and Developments in Family Law in Canada, 2001
  • The Best Interest Test: How the Courts Interpret it in Custody & Access Cases, 2000
  • Manitoba Bar Association
  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Comprehensive Co-Mediation Program Manitoba, 2000
  • Collaborative Practice Manitoba
  • Mediation Manitoba
  • Panel Member, Vulnerable Persons of Manitoba

 

  • Listed in Best Lawyers® as one of Canada’s top lawyers for Family Law, 2015 – 2021