Ted Bock

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Office: Winnipeg

Main: (204) 957-4673

Fax: (204) 957-4277

Services provided by T E Bock Law Corporation

Education & Qualifications

  • Manitoba Bar (1991)
  • LLB (Manitoba, 1990)
  • BA (Manitoba, 1986)

Ted practises in the area of civil litigation including commercial litigation on behalf of plaintiffs and defendants as well as insurance matters.

Ted has a general litigation practice, with particular emphasis in the areas of commercial litigation, administrative law and insurance law.   His commercial litigation experience includes matters arising out of large-scale construction projects, corporate shareholder disputes, commercial real estate disputes, professional liability claims, and injunctive proceedings arising out of misuse of confidential information, restrictive covenants and competition by former key employees, as well as private commercial arbitration and mediation.  He acts for a number of self-governing professional associations in the capacity of panel counsel and prosecuting counsel.  He also provides those clients with general advice on a wide range of issues concerning policy and procedure. He serves as an arbitrator, primarily in labour disputes.  His experience in insurance matters includes first- and third-party claims and coverage issues in a wide range of areas, including property and casualty, professional liability, construction, directors and officers and aviation.

  • Chair, Main Street Project Capital Campaign” (2018 – present)
  • Chair, Board of Governors, University of Manitoba (2016-2017)
  • Board of Governors, University of Manitoba (2010-2017)
  • Member, Board of Directors (1999-2010), Past President (2006-2008), Manitoba Chamber Orchestra
  • President (2015), Vice President (2014), Bencher (2009-2017), Law Society of Manitoba
  • Member and/or Past Member of various Law Society of Manitoba Committees: Practice and Ethics, Admissions and Education, Discipline (Chair), Professional Liability Claims Fund, Investment, President’s Special Committee on Elections
  • Member, Manitoba Court of Queen’s Bench Committee on Electronic Discovery (2009-2011)
  • Member-at-large, National Insurance Sub-section, Canadian Bar Association (2006-2008)
  • Member, Manitoba Bar Association
  • Member, Canadian Defence Lawyers
  • Lecturer in areas of advocacy, civil procedure and ethics, Law Society of Manitoba CPLED Program (1997-2009)
  • Sessional Lecturer, Faculty of Law, University of Manitoba (1997-1999)
  • Named by Best Lawyers as the  Lawyer of the Year for Insurance Law (2016)
  • Named by Best Lawyers as the Lawyer of the Year for Corporate and Commercial Litigation (2015, 2017)
  • Named by Best Lawyers as the Lawyer of the Year for Insurance Law (2013)
  • Recognized by Best Lawyers for Bet-the-Company Litigation
  • A leading practitioner, Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory, Commercial Insurance Litigation, Corporate Commercial Litigation
  • One of Benchmark Canada’s “Litigation Stars” – Competition, General Commercial, Insurance, Labour and Employment