Timothy Kurbis

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Timothy Kurbis

Timothy Kurbis Managing Partner


Services provided by T. A. Kurbis Law Corporation.

  • LL.B., University of Manitoba, Robson Hall (1990)

Tim has been recognized by Best Lawyers as one of the best lawyers in Canada under the category of Corporate Law, and is a past recipient of its “Lawyer of the Year” for Manitoba (2014). Tim represents businesses ranging in size from owner-managed to national and multinational, all of which receive practical, prompt advice and solutions whenever required.

Tim works closely with business owners and executives to distill a variety of complex legal issues into practical decision making. He maintains close relationships with business influencers, and has developed a network of experts across the country and in the USA. Tim has spent a career specializing in practice areas that ensure he can provide adept, executive-level counsel to his clients. In providing tailored advice, Tim helps you to understand the legal parameters around your business better so you reach organizational goals more effectively.


  • Taylor McCaffrey LLP Management Committee, Member (2006-present)
  • Canadian Centre for Child Protection, Member, Board of Directors (2011-2017)
  • Fort Whyte Foundation, Past Chair, Director and Member of Executive Committee, (2000-2009)
  • Manitoba Bar Association, Business Law Section, Past Chair and Member of Executive Committee (1996-2002)
  • Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada, National Church, Member of Court of Adjudication. ELCIC Manitoba/Northwestern Ontario Synod, Past Member of Synod Council
  • Kirchoff Gardens Seniors Residence, Past Chair, Director and Member of Executive Committee
  • Downtown Business Improvement Zone (BIZ), Past Member, Community Safety Committee and numerous Ad Hoc committees


  • University of Manitoba Faculty of Law, Business Planning and Finance Law (2001-2004)
  • Lecturer/Presenter on topics relating to insolvency law and business law for the Law Society of Manitoba, INSIGHT, Canadian Insolvency Practitioners Association, Manitoba Bar Association, and others
  • National Presenter, Canadian Bar Association – Share and Asset Purchase Considerations and Strategies


  • Timothy Kurbis was recently selected by his peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers™ in Canada 2022 in the field of Corporate Law (since 2009)

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