Anna-Marie Manley

Legal Assistant: Elizabeth Branscombe

Anna-Marie Manley is an associate in our Litigation Group. She maintains a general commercial litigation practice, with experience in the areas of contract disputes, regulatory proceedings and environmental prosecutions. Anna-Marie joined Patterson Law in 2018 after articling and practicing with a national law firm in Calgary, Alberta. While at law school, Anna-Marie spent a semester as a temporary articled student at The Law Centre, providing free legal services to low-income individuals in Victoria, British Columbia. She was actively involved with Pro Bono Students Canada and with various student clubs throughout her time at law school, and was the 2016 recipient of the Ann Roberts Humanitarian Award.

  • Bar Admission: Alberta, 2017
  • J.D., (University of Victoria Faculty of Law, 2016)
  • B.Sc., First Class Honours, Engineering Chemistry, (Queen`s University, 2010)

Has appeared before the Court of Queen’s Bench of Alberta, the Provincial Courts of Alberta and British Columbia, and the National Energy Board.

Professional Activities & Affiliations
  • Canadian Bar Association 
  • Alberta and Calgary Bar Association
Personal, Community & Volunteer Activities & Affiliations
  • Volunteer duty counsel: Civil Claims Duty Counsel and Queen’s Bench Amicus 2016-2018
  • Mock trial advisor: Elementary and Siksika First Nation Mock Trial programs 2016-2018
  • Blood Donor, Canadian Blood Services 2014-Present
  • Indigenous Law Club, University of Victoria Faculty of Law 2013-2016
  • Intellectual Property and Information Technology Club, University of Victoria 2013-2016
  • Pro Bono Students Canada, Project Team Member, Land Trust Alliance of BC 2013-2015
  • Finances Co-Coordinator for Aboriginal Awareness Camp 2014
Qualifications
  • Bar Admission: Alberta, 2017
  • J.D., (University of Victoria Faculty of Law, 2016)
  • B.Sc., First Class Honours, Engineering Chemistry, (Queen`s University, 2010)
Experience

Has appeared before the Court of Queen’s Bench of Alberta, the Provincial Courts of Alberta and British Columbia, and the National Energy Board.

Activities & Affiliations

Professional Activities & Affiliations
  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Alberta and Calgary Bar Association
Personal, Community & Volunteer Activities & Affiliations
  • Volunteer duty counsel: Civil Claims Duty Counsel and Queen’s Bench Amicus 2016-2018
  • Mock trial advisor: Elementary and Siksika First Nation Mock Trial programs 2016-2018
  • Blood Donor, Canadian Blood Services 2014-Present
  • Indigenous Law Club, University of Victoria Faculty of Law 2013-2016
  • Intellectual Property and Information Technology Club, University of Victoria 2013-2016
  • Pro Bono Students Canada, Project Team Member, Land Trust Alliance of BC 2013-2015
  • Finances Co-Coordinator for Aboriginal Awareness Camp 2014