Taylor McCaffrey LLP
9th Floor – 400 St. Mary Avenue
Patricia Lane has been practicing family law for almost three decades. She is a partner with Taylor, McCaffrey LLP and is able to practice law in both Manitoba and Ontario. She taught family law at the University of Manitoba Law School for ten years and has made many presentations on family law matters to the Bar Admission students and to community groups. She has been chair of Collaborative Practice Manitoba and is currently the co-Chair of the non-profit organization The Non-Defensive Voice Inc. and one of the Vice-Presidents of The Non-Defensive Voice International, an Oregon corporation. She is active in both the Manitoba Bar Association and Canadian Bar Association and is a member of the International Academy of Collaborative Professionals. She was lead counsel on the Manitoba same sex marriage case. She received the Governor General’s Silver Jubilee Medal for working with youth on charitable projects. She has two daughters and four stepsons and is a firm believer in resolving disputes through respectful listening, clear communication and creative solutions.