- Admitted to the Bar, 1984, Manitoba; 1992, Ontario.
- University of Saskatchewan.
- University of Alberta (B.A., 1979; LL.B., 1982).
- Collaborative Law Training from International Academy of Collaborative Professionals programs in Vancouver, Toronto, New Orleans, Minneapolis, Chicago, Vancouver and Washington (2003, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2012, 2014, 2015).
- Comprehensive Mediation Internship Pilot Project, Government of Manitoba (1999).
- Comprehensive Family and Divorce Mediation – Daniel Hamoline (1997).
- Required Course for Arbitration Certification (2006)
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