We are an advocacy focused boutique law firm located in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. Our office is located near the historic intersection of Portage and Main.
We approach every case with the same uncompromising dedication to the pursuit of our clients’ best interests and pride ourselves on achieving the best possible result at the earliest stage of proceedings.
Brennan Partners LLP defends individuals and corporate entities charged with criminal offences before all levels of Court within the Province of Manitoba and elsewhere in Canada.
Our goal is to achieve the best possible outcome as expeditiously as possible.
We provide timely and discrete representation in all areas of criminal law, including;
Brennan Partners LLP provides advice and representation to individual and corporate clients in civil litigation matters involving a variety of contract, employment, estate, personal injury, and tort-related disputes.
Our approach is client focused and tailored to individual needs. We provide strategic advice, negotiated solutions, mediation services, and uncompromising courtroom advocacy in the pursuit of cost-effective resolutions.
Brennan Partners LLP regularly represents individual and institutional members of a diverse range of professional disciplines including; real-estate brokers, insurance professionals, financial advisors, lawyers, accountants, and other self-governed professionals.
Our lawyers frequently appear before a broad range of administrative tribunals and disciplinary bodies.
In addition, we provide representation in respect of offences under all Provincial Statutes and Regulations.
Brennan Partners LLP maintains a large and varied appellate practice dealing with criminal, civil, and administrative law appeals.
Our lawyers have litigated numerous appeals before both the Court of Queen’s Bench and the Manitoba Court of Appeal.
In addition to advocacy, Brennan Partners LLP provides a broad range of Solicitor services including;
Chris Gamby is a Partner and practices in the areas of criminal, regulatory and select civil litigation.
Chris has appeared before the Manitoba Provincial Court and the Court of Queen’s Bench. He believes that every accused person is entitled to legal representation and vigorously defends individual citizens in all criminal and regulatory matters. Chris frequently represents individuals in Charter litigation, Impaired Driving cases, Controlled Drugs and Substances Act cases, and Firearms related offences. He also represents clients in civil matters which encompass a variety of contractual and tort-related disputes.
Born and raised in Manitoba, Chris then traveled abroad attending law school at the University of Leicester (England). He received his Law degree in 2013 and was called to the Manitoba Bar in 2015.
Chris is a member of the Law Society of Manitoba and the Criminal Defense Lawyers Association of Manitoba, serving on the executive since 2018 as Director of Communications for the CDLAM. In addition, he serves on the Board of Directors of several community-based organizations.
Jordan Smith is a Partner with the firm. Her practice focuses on criminal and civil litigation, as well as wills and estates, including probate and estate administration.
Jordan has appeared before all levels of Court within the Province of Manitoba. She defends individuals charged with all manner of criminal and regulatory offences. She also represents clients in civil matters, involving disputed wills and estates, tort-related issues, and personal injury claims. In addition, Jordan frequently advocates on behalf of clients in administrative proceedings including CFS registry applications. She has also assisted numerous individuals as they navigate the mental health detention review process.
Jordan received her bachelor‘s degree from Brandon University in 2011. She subsequently attended the University of Manitoba where she received her Juris Doctor degree in 2014, graduating on the Dean’s Honour List for excellence in academic achievement. She was called to the Manitoba Bar in 2015.
Jordan is a member of the Law Society of Manitoba and the Criminal Defense Lawyers Association of Manitoba. She is an active volunteer with community-based animal advocacy organizations.
Pooja Patel-Brar is a Partner with the firm focusing on solicitors’ transactions and business law.
Pooja represents individuals in both residential and commercial real estate transactions, as well as Wills and estate matters. In addition, she provides services to the business community in the areas of incorporations, share transactions, partnership agreements, franchise sales and acquisitions, leases and a variety of other contractual arrangements.
Pooja holds both Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Commerce degrees from the University of Manitoba. Following her undergraduate education, Pooja attended law school at Thompson Rivers University in Kamloops, British Columbia. She received her Juris Doctor degree in 2018 and was called to the Manitoba Bar in 2019. Outside of the practice of law, Pooja serves on the Board of Directors of several community-based organizations.
Pooja is multilingual and provides legal services in English, Gujarati, Hindi, and Punjabi.
Evan Chrusch is an Associate Lawyer with Brennan Partners LLP. He practices in the areas of criminal, regulatory, and select civil litigation, as well as solicitor’s transactions.
Evan is a lifelong resident of Winnipeg. He completed his undergraduate education at the University of Manitoba where he received his B.A. (Hons) degree in 2016. He then attended the University of North Dakota to study Law, receiving his Juris Doctor degree in 2019, and subsequently received his Certificate of Qualification from the National Committee on Accreditation of the Federation of Law Societies of Canada.
Evan articled with the firm and was called to the Manitoba Bar in 2022.
Marie Gravoso is an Associate Lawyer with Brennan Partners LLP. She practices in the areas of residential and commercial real estate, wills and estates, as well as solicitor’s transactions.
Marie is a graduate of the University of Manitoba. She received her undergraduate degree in 2016, her Juris Doctor degree in 2021 and was called to the Manitoba Bar in 2022.
Marie is active within the Filipino community through volunteer service with several community-based organizations. She is fluently bilingual and provides legal services in both English and Tagalog .
Suite 900-220 Portage Avenue
Canada R3C 0A5
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