Biography

Janesca Kydd
Legal Counsel, Faculty of Health Sciences

Janesca Kydd is Legal Counsel for the University of Manitoba, focused on providing legal services exclusively to the Faculty of Health Sciences. Janesca obtained a Bachelor of Arts from Carleton University in Ottawa in 1998 and a Juris Doctor from the University of Toronto's Faculty of Law in 2003.

Prior to joining the University of Manitoba in 2013, Janesca practiced law at a Winnipeg law firm for a number of years, focusing primarily on corporate, commercial, Aboriginal and real estate matters before moving on to spend a period with the Manitoba Government, focusing on legislative development. Janesca is a past director of the Winnipeg Regional Health Authority, the Canadian Condominium Institute (Manitoba Chapter) and The First Peopls Economic Growth Fund.