Sacha Nelson



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Education & Qualifications

  • Manitoba Bar (2017)
  • JD (Manitoba, 2016)
  • BA Adv. (Manitoba, 2009)
  • McGill University (2006-2008)

Sacha practices in the firm's business law group, in the areas of corporate and commercial law, mergers and acquisitions, commercial real estate and financings.

Sacha practices corporate and commercial law. She advises clients that range from owner-operated enterprises to national operations on mergers and acquisitions, comprised of both asset and share transactions, in addition to drafting and reviewing various business contracts and commercial leases. Sacha’s practice also includes both intra and extra-provincial commercial real estate transactions as well as commercial financings.

  • Lawyer for the Manitoba 150 Host Committee
  • Volunteer Lawyer, Legal Help Centre of Winnipeg
  • Volunteer, Manitoba Mutts
  • Member, Board of Directors, Harvest Manitoba (2019-present)
  • Member, Law Day Organizing Committee and Mock Trial Committee, Manitoba Bar Association (2017-2019)
  • Volunteer, Siloam Mission
  • Annual Participant, Inside Ride
  • Manitoba Law Students’ Association, Executive Director (2015-2016)
  • Manitoba Law Students’ Association, Social Committee (2014-2015)
  • Pro Bono Students Canada, Robson Hall Chapter (2013-2015)
  • Health Sciences Centre, Children’s Hospital Volunteer (2012-2014)
  • Member, Manitoba Bar Association
  • Member, Canadian Bar Association
  • Max Kaplan Prize in Legal Aspects of Business Planning for Business Planning and Finance Law for highest standing in Advanced Clinical Business Law course, third year Law (2016)
  • Selected as one of Robson Hall’s Top 20 Negotiators (2015)
  • University of Manitoba, Dean’s Honour List (2005-2009)
  • University of Manitoba, Entrance Scholarship (2005)