Thor Hansell


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Office: Winnipeg

Main: (204) 957-4694

Fax: (204) 957-4270

Services provided by T J Hansell Law Corporation

Education & Qualifications

  • Manitoba Bar (1989)
  • LLB (Manitoba, 1988)
  • B.Comm. with honours (Manitoba, 1984)

Thor’s practice areas are civil/commercial litigation. He has extensive experience defending physicians, financial advisers and other professionals, and with commercial, construction and tax litigation, self-regulating professions and administrative tribunals. He has appeared before all courts in Manitoba, the Federal Court, the Federal Court of Appeal, the Tax Court of Canada, the Supreme Court of Canada and numerous administrative tribunals.


  • The Law Society of Manitoba
  • Manitoba Bar Association
  • Canadian Bar Association
  • The Advocates Society of Manitoba
  • One of the Best Lawyers in Canada – Alternative Dispute Resolution; Corporate and Commercial Litigation; Personal Injury Litigation (2019)
  • Recognized by Best Lawyers for Personal Injury Litigation, Corporate and Commercial Litigation (since 2009)
  • A leading practitioner, Medical Negligence (Represents Defendants), Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory
  • Named by Best Lawyers as the Lawyer of the Year for Personal Injury Litigation (2014)
  • Highly recommended by Benchmark Canada
  • One of Benchmark Canada’s “Litigation Stars” – General Commercial, Professional Liability, Securities
  • Listed as Distinguished by Martindale-Hubbell