• Canadian Bar Association
  • Manitoba Bar Association, Member of the Executive of the Equality Issues Section
  • Canadian Association for Counsel to Employers, member of Human Rights Subcommittee
  • Employment Law Alliance


  • Manitoba Bar Association Pro Bono Award, 2016
  • Muriel St. John Research Award for Women’s Legal Issues, 2013
  • Yude M. Henteleff Award in Human Rights and Civil Liberties, 2013

Current Positions

  • Manitoba Theatre for Young People, Board Member
  • United Way of Winnipeg - Taylor McCaffrey LLP Campaign, Committee Member

Past Positions

  • Student Editor, Canadian Journal of Women and the Law, 2011-2013
  • Volunteer with LEAF Manitoba, 2010-2015
  • "Human book" at Glenlawn Collegiate's Human Library 2016: Human Rights


  • CINUP Group Insurance Benefits Conference, 2015
  • Winnipeg Group Insurance Symposium, 2014-2016
  • LEAF Manitoba Youth Conference, 2014-2016
  • Canadian Business Law Course, Continuing and Professional Studies - Extended Education, University of Manitoba

Articles by Elizabeth Mitchell

Legal Tips Salons and Stylists Need to Know

Salon owners face unique challenges in operating their businesses. One such challenge is recruiting and retaining talented and productive stylists. When the stylists do well, the salon does well. However, hairstyling is also a relationship driven profession, and clients may…

2014 CACE Human Rights Update for Manitoba and Saskatchewan

Human Rights Update For Manitoba And Saskatchewan by Shereese R. Qually and Elizabeth Mitchell, Taylor McCaffrey LLP Introduction This paper reviews recent developments in human rights legislation and jurisprudence in Manitoba and Saskatchewan.  Of note, it appears that both provinces…