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Trevor Yakimchuk

Articling Student

Trevor returns to Pitblado Law as an Articling Student after spending the summer of 2020 as a firm Summer Student.

Trevor began his legal studies at the University of North Dakota, before transferring to the University of Manitoba in 2019. Trevor subsequently obtained a Juris Doctor at the University of Manitoba’s Robson Hall.

Prior to pursuing law, Trevor obtained a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Manitoba with a major in Sociology and a minor in History.

Throughout his undergraduate degree, Trevor amassed a wide range of work experience. This included operating heavy equipment for City of Winnipeg and delivering mail for Canada Post. Trevor also spent many years working at a top-rated restaurant in Winnipeg, working both in the kitchen and as a server.

Education

  • University of Manitoba Faculty of Law – Juris Doctor, 2021
  • University of North Dakota School of Law – 2018-2019
  • University of Manitoba – Bachelor of Arts, 2017
  • Co-Author (with Andrew J.D. Buck), Pitblado Law COVID-19 Resource Centre, “COVID-19 and E-Commerce: Website Terms of Use Agreements”, July 2, 2020.
  • American Constitution Society, Student Member – 2019-2020
  • Best Oralist, Annual Moot Competition – University of North Dakota School of Law – 2019
  • Dean’s Honour List – University of Manitoba Faculty of Arts – 2016-2017
  • Student Delegate at the 2019 American Constitution Society (ACS) National Convention – representing the University of North Dakota School of Law ACS Chapter in Washington, D.C.
  • Student Delegate at the 2019 American Constitution Society (ACS) Student Convention – representing the University of North Dakota School of Law ACS Chapter in Charlottesville, VA.