Alexandra M. Philippot* Picture
  • Steinbach 204.326.3442 - 85 PTH 12 North, Steinbach, MB, R5G 1A7
  • Niverville 204.388.9300 - Box 1120, 62 Main Street, Niverville, MB, R0A 1E0
 

Alexandra M. Philippot* Articling Student-at-Law

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Contact

204.346-9301

Appointments: 85 PTH 12 North, Steinbach

 

Background

Alex grew up on a small acreage near Stonewall, Manitoba. Throughout her undergraduate degree, she worked as a legal assistant in her hometown and then joined SNJ in 2020 as a summer student.

Education

Alex obtained a Bachelor of Arts (Advanced) degree with a major in Psychology and a minor in French from the University of Manitoba, graduating with Distinction in 2018. She was frequently on the Dean’s List and received the University of Manitoba General Scholarship – Arts for being in the top 10% of students at the Faculty of Arts.

She continued her studies at Robson Hall, Faculty of Law, completing the requirements for her Juris Doctor in 2021. In the summer of 2019, she attended The Hebrew University of Jerusalem and received a Travel Award for her academic performance. Throughout her time at law school, she was actively involved in the Manitoba Law Students’ Association, being a member of both the Accessibility and Academic Committee. She was also the President of the Robson Hall Mental Health Group, Vice-President Social Coordinator of the Manitoba Indigenous Law Students’ Association and the French Representative for the National Indigenous Law Students’ Association.  Additionally, she has been a mentor with the Neechiwaken Indigenous Peer Mentor Program for 4 years. Alex was recently the recipient of the Indigenous Student Award of Excellence for Outstanding Achievement and received the Gerald W. Schwartz Gold Medal in Business Law for the graduating student in the Faculty of Law who has achieved the highest standing in the area of business law.

During her third year of law school, she was involved with the L. Kerry Vickar Business Law Clinic.

Personal Interests

Alex enjoys spending time with her family and friends, traveling to new places, camping, hiking and yoga.

 
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