Sharna Nelko


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Profile

Sharna obtained her Juris Doctor from the University of Manitoba in 2017. Sharna joined the firm as an Articling Student-at-Law in 2017 and joined the firm in 2018 as an associate following her call to the bar.

Professional Activities

  • Member, Manitoba Bar Association
  • Member, Canadian Bar Association

Volunteer Activities

  • The Legal Help Center
  • Pro Bono Students Canada, Robson Hall Chapter (2014-2016)

Honours / Awards

  • The Law Society of Manitoba Margaret Hypatia Crawford Prize, Highest Standing in Third Year (2017)
  • Dean’s Honour List (2016/2017)
  • Frederick J. Turner, Q.C/ Keith Turner, Q.C. Prize for Conflicts of Laws (for highest standing in Conflicts of Laws) (2017)
  • Garth Erickson Memorial Prize in Commercial Law (for highest standing in Commercial Law) (2017)
  • Paul Norman Warren Memorial Prize (for highest standing in Securities Law) (2017)
  • Mel Myers, Q.C. Award (for highest standing in Administrative Law) (2016)
  • Oscar Wilder Memorial Prize (for highest standing in Environmental Law) (2016)
  • University of Manitoba, President’s Scholarship (2012-2013)
  • University of Manitoba, Entrance Scholarship (2011)

Call To Bar

  • Manitoba, 2018

Education

  • University of Manitoba, J.D. 2017