Anjali Sandhu

Associate

Winnipeg

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Education & Qualifications

  • Manitoba Bar (2021)
  • JD (Manitoba, 2020)
  • BSc (Manitoba, 2016)

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Anjali is an associate lawyer practising in the areas of insolvency law and civil litigation.

Anjali obtained her Juris Doctor from the University of Manitoba in 2020. During law school she won first place in Robson Hall’s negotiation competition and went on to compete at the national Canadian Negotiation Competition in New Brunswick. She was named the class valedictorian for the University of Manitoba’s Faculty of Law 2020 graduating class.

Anjali was a summer student at the firm’s Winnipeg office in 2019. She has also worked as a clerk at Manitoba’s Provincial Court.

Anjali has a background in the entertainment industry, she played Eszter Vand on the CBC legal drama Burden of Truth and she is a member of ACTRA.

  • Netflix-BANFF Diversity of Voices Fellowship (2021)
  • Committee member, Royal Manitoba Theatre Centre Audience Development Committee (2020-present)
  • Committee member, ACTRA Diversity and Inclusion Committee (2020-present)
  • Participant, Solomon Greenberg Moot (2019)
  • Volunteer, Pro Bono Students Canada, Manitoba (2018-2019)
  • Committee member, RCMP Youth Advisory (2013-2019)
  • President, University of Manitoba Improv Club (2016-2017)
  • Founder, University of Manitoba Acting Club (2016-2017)
  • A. Montague Israels Q.C. Prize, Manitoba Bar Association (2021)
  • Honorable Archibald S. Dewar Prize for Advocacy (2020)
  • Kimberly Dawn Gusto Memorial Award for Highest Standing in Children and the Law (2020)
  • Judge Ross A. Johnston Prize for Family Law (2020)
  • David and Myrna Bowman Prize for Highest Standing in Evidence (2019)
  • Duncan J. Jessiman, Q.C. Prize for Highest Standing in Corporations I (2019)
  • D.A. Thompson Q.C. Prize for Highest Standing in Income Tax (2020)
  • D.A. Thompson Q.C. Prize for Highest Standing in Family Law (2019)
  • D.A. Thompson Q.C. Prize for Highest Standing in Trademarks and Patents (2019)
  • A.J. Christie Prize for Highest Standing in Advocacy (2019)
  • UMSU Scholarship (2019)
  • Faculty of Law, Dean’s Honour List, University of Manitoba (2018, 2019, 2020)
  • Pitblado Scholarship (2018, 2019)
  • Faculty of Science, Dean’s Honour List, University of Manitoba (2014)