Jennifer Sokal

Articling Student

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contact

Office: Winnipeg

Main: (204) 957-4870

Fax: (204) 957-0840

Education & Qualifications

  • JD (Manitoba, 2019)
  • B.Comm. (Honours) with distinction (Manitoba, 2016)

Jennifer Sokal is an articling student in the firm’s Winnipeg office. She returns to the firm after working as a summer student in 2018.

  • VP Internal, Manitoba Law Students’ Association, University of Manitoba (2018-2019)
  • Manitoba Law Students’ Association Representative to the Manitoba Bar Association Council (2016 – 2017)
  • Volunteer Facilitator, W.I.S.E. Manitoba Inc. No Means No (2016 – 2019)
  • Coordinator, W.I.S.E. Manitoba No Means No (2017 – 2018)
  • Chair, Feminist Legal Forum (2018 – 2019)
  • Volunteer Coordinator, Feminist Legal Forum (2017 – 2018)
  • President, Robson Hall Mediators (2017 – 2018)
  • Communications Officer, Robson Hall Mediators (2016 – 2017)
  • Volunteer, Legal Help Centre & Pro Bono Students Canada (2018)

Memberships:

  • Manitoba Bar Association
  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Recent Developments in Canadian Bankruptcy and Insolvency Law, Banking and Finance Law Review, Vol. 34, Issue 2, April 2019, pages 267-273.
  • Leon Mitchell, Q.C. Prize in Labour Relations for achieving the highest standing in Labour-Management Relations (2019)
  • Paul Teskey Memorial Prize for Labour Law and Mediation for achieving the highest combined average in Topics in Dispute Resolution and Labour-Management Relations (2019)
  • Dean’s Honour List, University of Manitoba Faculty of Law (2018)
  • Pitblado Scholarship (2018)
  • Aikins, MacAuley & Thorvaldson Hon. Marshall Rothstein Prize for Highest Standing in Constitutional Law (2017)
  • Patricia N. and Mark G. Smerchanski Law Entrance Scholarship (2016)
  • Dean’s Honour List, University of Manitoba Faculty of Commerce, (2012-2016)
  • UMSU Scholarship (2016)