Timothy is a Litigation counsel, specializing in civil litigation including disability and life insurance, employment law, labour law and administrative law including Workers Compensation, Canada Pension Plan, Manitoba Labour Board, Mental Health Review Board, Manitoba Review Board, Manitoba Health Appeals Board, and Human Rights Commission. Conducted all stages of the civil litigation process including drafting of pleadings, research, documentary and oral discovery, motions, negotiations, judicially assisted dispute resolution, pre-trial conferences, case conferences, trials and appeals. Regularly reviewed and interpreted statutes and related jurisprudence.

Education

University of Manitoba (B.Sc. 1994, LL.B. 1997 and B.A. 2006)

 

Member

  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Manitoba Bar Association
  • Canadian Association of Counsel for Employers
  • Law Society of Manitoba

Positions

  • Chair Mutual Ministry, Gloria Dei Lutheran Church (2010 – Present)
  • Chair Administrative Law Section, Manitoba Bar Association (2015 – 2017)

Community Involvement

  • Volunteer, Independent Living Resource Centre, 2010 - 2016
  • Volunteer, Canadian Mental Health Association, 2011 - 2016
  • Volunteer, Community Legal Education Association, 1998 - 2016
  • Secretary, Committee for Mission of the Manitoba Northwestern Ontario Synod of Lutheran Church, 2003-2009
  • Presenter/ Lecturer, Community Advocacy Conference, 2009
  • Mentor, Law School Students, 2008 and 2010
  • Member, Steering and Vision Committee, Urban Mission Committee, Manitoba Northwestern Ontario Synod of Lutheran Church, 2003 - 2006
  • Presenter/Lecturer, Legal Aid Manitoba Conference on the Mental Health Review Board, 2005
  • Youth Council Member, Gloria Dei Lutheran Church, 1998 - 2004
  • Volunteer, Great Grain Relay, 1997
  • Fundraising Volunteer, MacDonald Youth Services, 1997
  • Volunteer, Manitoba Department of Justice, Constitutional Law, 1996
  • Volunteer, Manitoba Law Students Association, 1995 - 1997
  • Volunteer, University of Manitoba Legal Aid Clinic, 1995 – 1996
  • Volunteer, Community Service Work Supervisor/ Mentor, 1995 - 1996
  • Instructor and Coach, MacDonald Youth Services, 1994
  • Assistant Coach, River Heights Baseball Team, 1994
  • Coach, River Heights Cardinal Hockey Team, 1993 – 1994
  • Mentor and Group Leader, Gloria Dei Lutheran Church, 1993 - 2004

Lectures

  • Presenter/ Lecturer, Community Advocacy Conference, 2009
  • Presenter/Lecturer, Legal Aid Manitoba Conference on the Mental Health Review Board, 2005