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Welcome Blake Rowswell

Blake grew up in Winnipeg, Manitoba, and now resides in Blumenort. He studied psychology at the University of Manitoba where he received his Bachelor of Science (Maj.) in 2016. Blake then commenced his legal studies at Robson Hall Faculty of Law having completed his Juris Doctor in 2019. He later moved to Flin Flon, Manitoba where he completed his Articling. Blake joined Smith Neufeld Jodoin… Read More »

2023 Rent Guidelines

Rent Guidelines In Manitoba all residential rentals are governed by The Residential Tenancies Act (“the Act”)  which is administered by The Residential Tenancies Board (“the RTB”).  Each year a rent increase guideline amount is pronounced, which prescribes the percentage by which rents may be increased by a landlord without obtaining special permission from the RTB. Even though there has been substantial inflation and increased costs… Read More »

Holiday Hours 2022

It’s that time of year again for twinkling lights, good food, family, friends and last minute year end errands! We understand that legal needs may come at inconvenient times. To help you manage those needs, we’re posting our holiday hours for your convenience!   Friday, December 9, 2022 – OPEN till 4pm Friday, December 23, 2022 – OPEN till 1pm Monday, December 26, 2022 –… Read More »


We are pleased to have Simon Reimer join SNJ as an Articling Student at Law. Simon obtained his Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Manitoba with a major in German and a minor in Classical Studies. He graduated with distinction in 2019 and was frequently a Dean’s Honour List student. In 2017/18, Simon studied German and Politics at the Universität Greifswald in Germany… Read More »


We are pleased to have Cassandra Bueckert join SNJ as an Articling Student at Law. Cassie obtained a Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in Psychology and a minor in Sociology from the University of Manitoba in 2018. In the summer of 2015, she attended the Université Sainte-Anne in Church Point, Nova Scotia earning her a Travel Award for her academic performance. Cassie commenced… Read More »

Steinbach to Receive King’s Bench Administrative Centre

On September 6th, Minister of Justice for the Province of Manitoba, Kelvin Goertzen, announced that Steinbach would soon be the site of a new filing and administrative centre for the Court of King’s Bench, Manitoba’s superior court. Goertzen made the announcement at the Steinbach court centre, surrounded by lawyers from several firms in the city. The highly anticipated filing centre will be able to handle… Read More »