Chapman Goddard Kagan

Chapman Goddard Kagan lawyer directory:



George E. Chapman Q.C.George E. Chapman Q.C.
Email: gec@cgklaw.ca

George received his Bachelor of Science from the University of Manitoba in 1950, graduated from law school in 1954 and was appointed Queen's Counsel (Q.C.) in 1988. He was called to the bar in 1954 and has practiced with the firm continuously since then.

His practice chiefly consists of Wills & Estates and Real Estate.

George is an active participant in the Bar Association and Law Society; and was awarded Canada’s Centennial Medal and the Canada 125 Anniversary Medal. He is a past president of numerous community organizations including the Manitoba Chamber of Commerce, Winnipeg West Rotary Club and the Western Canada Aviation Museum. In addition, he has served as a member of the Workers Compensation Board, the Winnipeg Police Commission and was inducted into the Canadian Motorsport Hall of Fame, the Manitoba Motorsport Hall of Fame and the Manitoba Runners Association Hall of Fame. George has enjoyed running and has participated in the Manitoba Marathon.

You can reach George directly at 831.3100.


Alan R. Goddard BA LL.B.Alan R. Goddard B.A. LL.B.
Email: arg@cgklaw.ca

Alan received his Bachelor of Arts from the University of Winnipeg in 1967 and his Bachelor of Laws from the University of Manitoba in 1970. He was called to Bar of Manitoba in 1971.

Alan practices in the areas of corporate & commercial law; wills & estate planning; and real estate law. He has been practicing with Chapman Goddard Kagan and its predecessor firms since his call to the bar and has appeared at all levels of court in Manitoba, before administrative boards, as well as before the Federal Court and Tax Court of Canada.

Community service is a founding principle of the firm and Alan has been active in the Assiniboia Chamber of Commerce (Past President), the Manitoba Chamber of Commerce (Past Secretary and Legal Counsel) as well as Chairman of the Board of Management at the Salvation Army Grace General Hospital. Alan also has an interest in yachting and has been a national judge with the Canadian Yachting Association. He is still an active Rotarian and active within the Chamber of Commerce. Alan is also a member of the Canadian Bar Association and the Manitoba Bar Association.

You can reach Alan directly at 831.3101.


Kelly P. Land BA LL.B.Kelly P. Land B.A. LL.B.
Email: kpl@cgklaw.ca

Kelly articled at the firm in 1983 after having obtained a BA (1980) and LL.B. (1983) at the University of Manitoba. A lifelong resident of Winnipeg he continued on with the firm and became a partner in 1992.

Kelly practices, primarily, in the areas of family law. He has appeared at all levels of courts in Manitoba and strives to provide reasonable and responsible representation to his clients.

An active member of a local golf course, he has also been a director of New Directions for Children, Youth and Family. Kelly is also a member of the Canadian Bar Association and the Manitoba Bar Association.

You can reach Kelly directly at 831.3103.


Allan DykerAllan Dyker LL.B.
Email: ald@cgklaw.ca

Allan received his Bachelor of Arts from United College in 1967 and his Bachelor of Law from the University of Manitoba in 1970. He was called to the Bar in Manitoba in 1971. He is a member of The Canadian Bar Association and Manitoba Bar Association.

Allan works primarily in the areas of real estate, wills & estates and corporate and commercial law. He has practiced law continuously since 1971.

Allan is a past master of Prince Ruperts Lodge #1 and a past president of The Manitoba Hockey Foundation. He is currently a director of The Manitoba Hockey Hall of Fame.

Allan has an extensive background in hockey. He currently participates in snooker at ANAVETS and golfing.

You can reach Allan directly at 204-831-3139.


Almer N. Jacksteit B.Comm, LL.B.Almer N. Jacksteit B.Comm, LL.B.
Email: anj@cgklaw.ca

Al graduated from the UofM Faculty of Law in 1971 and then moved to Ottawa where he clerked at the Supreme Court of Canada for then Justice Judson. He returned to Winnipeg and was called to the bar in Manitoba in 1973. Al worked in the Attorney General's office until 1981 as a Crown prosecutor and then became Senior Counsel to the Manitoba Securities Commission until 1986. He then joined the law firm of Simkin Gallagher which dissolved in 1992. Since 1992 Al has practiced with Chapman Goddard Kagan.

Al works primarily in the areas of corporate & commercial law. He has particular expertise drafting corporate documents and commercial agreements.

At the present time Al is President of the Assiniboia Chamber of Commerce. He is also a past director of the St. James Village BIZ. He has been actively involved in various other community organizations throughout his working career and has shown a consistent commitment to his community.

You can reach Al directly at 831.3104.


Mindy R. LofchickMindy R. Lofchick LL.B.
Email: mrl@cgklaw.ca

Mindy is a senior lawyer who joined the firm in January 2011. She graduated from the Faculty of Law at the University of British Columbia in 1985, and articled with the Department of Justice in Winnipeg.

Mindy’s particular area of expertise is in family law, having had extensive experience in the field of Social Work, prior to embarking on a career in law. Since Mindy’s call to the bar in 1986 she successfully represented clients in all levels of court in Manitoba. Her preferred approach in family law is to resolve matters on a conciliatory or collaborative basis. Mindy’s practice includes wills, estates as well as real estate.

You can reach Mindy directly at 831-3102.


Serge B. CoutureSerge B. Couture B.A. LL.B.
Email: sbc@cgklaw.ca

Serge received his Bachelor of Arts (2005) and his Bachelor of Laws (2008) from the University of Manitoba and was called to the bar in 2010. He joined the firm of Chapman Goddard Kagan as an articling student in 2009 and has practiced continuously with them since that time.

Serge’s primary area of practice is family law. He also practices in the areas of wills, estates, and real estate transactions. Serge is a member of the Canadian Bar Association as well as the Manitoba Bar Association.

In his free time, Serge enjoys participating in a number of outdoor activities including snowmobiling and fishing.

You can reach Serge directly at 831 3107.


Bruce HaddadBruce Haddad B.A., J.D.
Email: bdh@cgklaw.ca

Bruce received his Bachelor of Arts in 2010 from York University in Toronto and his Juris Doctor from the University of Manitoba in 2013. He joined the firm as an articling student in 2013 and was called to the Bar in June of 2014.

Bruce's current practice areas include family law, civil litigation, wills & estates and real estate transactions. He is a member of the Manitoba Bar Association.

You can reach Bruce directly at 204-831-3130.


Katherine C. MiskoKatherine C. Misko B.A., J.D.
Email: kcm@cgklaw.ca

Katherine received her Bachelor of Arts in 2012 and her Juris Doctor in 2015 from the Univeristy of Manitoba. She is currently articling with Chapman Goddard Kagan and anticipates being called to the bar in June of 2015.

Katherine primarily practices in the area of family law, but she also practices in the areas of civil litigation, wills and estates and real estate transactions. She is a Member of the Manitoba Bar Association.

You can reach Katherine directly at 204-831-3105.