Matthew Barnes

Associate

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Office: Regina

Main: (306) 347-8418

Education & Qualifications

  • JD with great distinction (Saskatchewan, 2018)
  • BA history (Victoria, 2015)

Matthew practises in the area of corporate/commercial law.

Prior to joining MLT Aikins, Matthew completed his articles at the Saskatchewan Court of Appeal where he did a clerkship. He summered with Kanuka Thuringer LLP in Regina in 2016 and 2017.

During law school, he was a member of the Law Review Editorial Board at the University of Saskatchewan where he critiqued papers submitted to the Board, selected publications for each edition of the Law Review Journal and edited submissions. He worked as a teaching assistant at the University of Saskatchewan College of Law, instructing First-Year law students in their Learning, Research and Writing class.

  • College of Law Upper-Year Juris Doctor Academic Achievement Scholarship for academic performance (2015)
  • College of Law Upper-Year Juris Doctor Academic Achievement Scholarship for academic performance (2016)
  • PE Mackenzie Prize in Evidence for academic performance in Evidence Law (2017)
  • Complementary Canadian Bar Association Membership from the College of Law as one of ten deserving students selected