Simon Q.K. Garfinkel

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Simon Garfinkel

Simon Q.K. Garfinkel Associate

Education
ADMITTED TO THE BAR:
  • University of Manitoba, Juris Doctor., 2020
  • University of Manitoba, B.A., (with distinction), 2017

Simon practices in the Advocacy, Litigation and Dispute Resolution department. He obtained his Juris Doctor from the University of Manitoba – Robson Hall Faculty of Law in 2020. Prior to that, he completed a Bachelor of Arts (with distinction) at the University of Manitoba.

Simon’s priority as a lawyer is to obtain the best outcomes for his clients as efficiently and empathetically as possible.

Memberships and Professional Designations

  • Manitoba Bar Association
  • Canadian Bar Association

Positions

  • Judicial Board – University of Manitoba Students’ Union
  • Robson Hall Employment and Labour Law Club – Treasurer
  • Canadian Association of Refugee Lawyers – Treasurer
  • Professional Development Committee – Manitoba Law Students Association
  • Arts Resource Centre Director – Arts Student Body Council

Recognition

  • Hockey Arbitration Competition of Canada (Semi-Finalist)
  • Dean’s Honour List (2013-2017)
  • UMSU Scholarship
  • Arts Student Exchange Award