Manitoba

Regular CBA Membership Portfolio Option Portfolio Plus Option

All Regular CBA Memberships include:

  • The right to attend all meetings of the Association, to have a deliberate voice therein, to vote, to hold office and to propose and second resolutions
  • Representation/Advocacy
  • CCCA Regular Membership (in-house counsel only)
  • Member preferential pricing for PD programs
  • CBA PracticeLink
  • The Canadian Bar Review
  • CBA National Magazine
  • CBA News, Influence and other newsletters
  • CBA Advantage preferred pricing and offers
  • CBA Code of Professional Conduct
  • Specific networking opportunities
  • Preferred rates on insurance and investment solutions at lawyersfinancial.ca
  • Unlimited CBA-MBA Sections (attendance via teleconference and the web, where available)
  • Ability to participate in the Royal Manitoba Theatre Centre/Manitoba Branch fundraising play
  • Manitoba Branch mentorship program
  • Headnotes & Footnotes Manitoba Branch newsletter
  • Manitoba Branch Annual Report
  • Access to Manitoba Branch articles, links and resources
  • Travel rebates to attend Manitoba Branch CPD (members outside Winnipeg)

Purchased in addition to a regular CBA membership. It includes:

  • $250.00 CBA Education Credit
  • 3% Rebate Reward
  • Travel rebates to attend Manitoba Branch CPD (members outside
    Winnipeg)
  • Post-conference access to all papers from the Manitoba Branch Mid-Winter conference

Portfolio Option: $200.00

Purchased in addition to a regular CBA membership. It includes:

  • $500.00 CBA Education Credit
  • 5% Rebate Reward
  • Travel rebates to attend Manitoba Branch CPD (members outside
    Winnipeg)
  • Post-conference access to all papers from the Manitoba Branch Mid-Winter conference

Portfolio Plus Option: $400.00

The power of proximity | The Strength of Unity

With 36,000 members across Canada, the CBA is proud to represent our country’s leading legal minds.

ADVOCACY ON BEHALF OF THE PROFESSION

In matters of government policy and law reform, we’re the only national organization that promotes your interests and brings your perspective to public debates. The Manitoba Bar Association (MBA) works on behalf of the profession and the public to achieve well–developed, practical laws. Our voice is powerful and credible.

  • Public policy & advocacy – We respond to government initiatives to protect the legal profession’s core values from regulatory and legislative encroachment.
  • Court interventions & submissions – We strive to improve the law and the administration of justice in all areas of law.
  • Professional initiatives – We develop initiatives that advocate change, enhance legal practice and prepare the profession for the future.

Dana
 

THROUGH THE CBA YOU ARE ABLE TO
BUILD A NETWORK VERY QUICKLY

DANA GREGOIRE

STRONG COMMUNITIES

Our diverse and engaged communities offer networking and growth opportunities, and keep you on top of developments in your areas of practice. Lend your expertise and gain a powerful network of allies.

  • Sections – Connect with lawyers who work in your area of practice or share common interests.
  • Committees & subcommittees – Join us to work on issues that matter to you—from access to justice to equality, ethics, international initiatives, law reform and much more.
  • Networking events – Take part in our networking and social activities. MBA members receive reduced rates or free access.

PERSONAL & PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

Our professional development programs are available online, in-person or in multiple self-study formats. We support your growth when and where you need us.

  • National conferences – Enhance your expertise and network with leading professionals in your area of practice.
  • Section education programs – Receive free access to MBA Section education events, and connect with others for business referrals and career advancement.
  • MBA Mid-Winter Conference – Earn your 12 hours of continuing professional development to meet the Law Society of Manitoba’s requirements at our two-day annual conference.
  • Webinars – Upgrade your skills. Sign up for a complete webinar series, or select the webinars that suit you. Instantly stream on-demand webinars from our catalogue.
  • CBA Wellness – Access our wellness programs across Canada, and take our online course and webinars on mental health in the legal profession.

Nicolas

IT’S AN OPPORTUNITY FOR YOU TO
HAVE A SAY IN THE PROFESSION

NICOLAS JOUBERT

LEADING LEGAL RESOURCES

We offer resources and publications to support your career and keep you informed about our ever-evolving industry.

  • Toolkits & guides – Access our online practice tools for guidance on everything from conflicts of interest to legal strategy and beyond.
  • Career Centre – Make your next move with us. We share professional opportunities in Manitoba regularly via email. You may also visit our online career centre for positions available across Canada.
  • CBA National Magazine – Our premiere publication offers news, interviews and analysis about changes in federal legislation, practice management and the legal marketplace.
  • MBA publications – Our Manitoba newsletter, Headnotes & Footnotes, is available free to members. Receive a special reduced rate on other publications, such as the Manitoba Legal Directory.
  • CBA CONNECT – Just starting out? Our website for young lawyers, articling students and law students has all the support you need to succeed.

Simon
 

THE CBA HAS STOOD UP FOR SOME
VERY IMPORTANT PRINCIPLES

SIMON POTTER

CANADIAN CORPORATE COUNSEL ASSOCIATION (CCCA)

As the national voice and forum for in-house counsel in Canada, the CCCA is your vehicle to success.

  • Professional development – Choose from over 100 Canada-wide and Chapter-specific PD events, accredited and tailored to your unique needs, including free webinars.
  • Career management services – Access our career coaching, mentoring program and career resource library.
  • CIC.C designation – Take the Business Leadership Program for In-House Counsel—the only program of its kind in Canada—and earn this exclusive recognition.

Visit the CBA – Manitoba Branch website.