You can talk to a lawyer from Gindin Wolson Simmonds Roitenberg at any time, day or night, by calling:

We are located at:

1200-363 Broadway
Winnipeg, MB R3C 3N9

Jeffrey J. Gindin, BA, LLB

Phone: 204.985.8185 |

“I’m here to advocate for you, not to judge you. My goal is to represent you with energy, creativity and passion. My colleagues and I will work tirelessly to achieve the best possible outcome for you.”

– Jeff Gindin

Jeff Gindin, a Founding Partner of Gindin Wolson Simmonds Roitenberg, has been practising law since 1971. He has appeared in the courts of Manitoba, Saskatchewan, British Columbia and Ontario, as well as the Supreme Court of Canada. He has been involved in many high-profile, complex and precedent-setting cases throughout his career. He is sought after as a speaker by a variety of audiences, including police graduates, his fellow lawyers, the Law Society of Manitoba and the University of Manitoba Law School where he has taught courses in criminal law since 1978.


  • Bachelor of Laws (LLB), University of Manitoba, 1970
    – Dean’s Honour List
    – Constitutional Law Prize
    – Solicitor’s Prize
  • Bachelor of Arts (BA), University of Manitoba, 1967

Work History

  • 1995–present | Founding partner, Gindin Wolson Simmonds Roitenberg
  • 1990–1995 | Senior Partner, Gindin Smith Pearlman
  • 1978–1990 | Senior Partner, Gindin Soronow and Company
  • 1974–1978 | Partner, Walsh Micay and Company
  • 1971–1974 | Associate, Walsh Micay and Company

Selected Professional Highlights

  • Counsel to Parties, Phoenix Sinclair Commission of Inquiry
  • Annual Presenter, “The Techniques of Persuasion,” University of Manitoba Department of Psychology
  • Annual Presenter, “Role of the Defence,” Winnipeg Police Academy
  • Presented on “Law in the 21st Century” to the Community Legal Education Association
  • Frequent lecturer on cross-examination techniques, jury trial strategy and conducting effective preliminary hearings
  • University of Manitoba Law School, Sessional Lecturer (Advocacy; Clinical Criminal Law; Criminal Procedure; and Charter Issues in Criminal Law)
  • “Expansion of Police Powers in the Wake of September 11th,” Presenter, Manitoba Bar Association
  • “Ethical Dilemmas for Criminal Lawyers,” Presenter, Law Society of Manitoba
  • Regular participant in continuing legal education programs


  • Litigation Counsel of America (Fellow)
  • International Society of Barristers (Fellow)
  • Manitoba Bar Association
  • Canadian Council of Criminal Defence Lawyers (Former Executive Member)
  • Manitoba Defence Lawyers Association (Former President, Vice-President, Executive Member)

Outside of Law

Jeff is a sports enthusiast who works out regularly and plays in the Manitoba Bar Association Baseball League. He also enjoys reading and travelling when time permits.