Matthew practices in the Civil Litigation department with a focus on insurance litigation and construction litigation.

Matthew obtained his Bachelor of Arts – Psychology from Lakehead University where he graduated with First Class Standing, and his Juris Doctor from the University of Manitoba – Robson Hall where he graduated as the Gold Medalist.

Associate

  • Admitted to the Bar, 2019, Manitoba

Education

  • University of Manitoba: Juris Doctor (J.D., 2018 )

Member

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

Positions

  • Director – Elmwood Community Resource Centre

Volunteer & Community Involvement

  • Junior Editor – Canadian Journal of Human Rights (Past)
  • Pro Bono Students Canada (Past)

Recognitions

  • University of Manitoba Gold Medal – J.D. Program (for highest overall standing in the Juris Doctor program) (2018)
  • Honourable Alexander Morris Exhibition Prize (for highest overall standing in the Juris Doctor program) (2018)
  • A. Thompson Q.C. Prize (for highest mark in Trusts) (2018)
  • Jane Evans Q.C. Prize (for highest combined standing in Property Law, Trusts, and Wills & Estates) (2018)
  • Law Clerk – Manitoba Court of Appeal (2018)
  • Jack Rice Memorial Prize (for highest standing in Administrative Law) (2017)
  • A. Thompson Q.C. Prize (for highest standing in Income Tax Law) (2017)
  • A. Thompson Q.C. Prize (for highest standing in Property Law) (2016)
  • A. Thompson Q.C. Prize (for highest standing in Tort Law) (2016)
  • Neil James MacDonald Memorial Prize, Criminal Law (for highest standing in Criminal Law and Procedure) (2016)
  • Pitblado Scholar: (2015-2018)