David R.M. Jackson - Taylor McCaffrey LLP

David R.M. Jackson

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2012

I have been providing legal counsel to creditors, debtors, receivers, trustees, monitors and other stakeholders in the restructuring process since 1985 when I had the good fortune to junior to Keith G. Turner QC and Robert A. Dewar QC as counsel to CDIC on the liquidation of the Northland Bank.  In the early years I was responsible for enforcement actions and priority disputes on behalf of various financial institutions.  Subsequently, I've been requested to take on more engagements on behalf of Court Officers and debtors.  Examples of recent restructuring engagements that are a matter of public record include:


     San Gold Corporation - NOI - Manitoba counsel for DIP lender & 1st Lien Holder 

    The Axe Houghton Group Inc. - ex parte receivership - counsel for 1st Lien Holder

    Arctic Beverage - NOI - counsel for DIP Lender & 2nd Lien Holder
    The Puratone Corportation - CCAA proceedings - counsel for the Applicant companies;
    Arctic Glacier Inc. et al - CCAA proceedings - Manitoba counsel for the Monitor;
    EQ3 Stores -Pre-Pack Receivership Sale & BIA Proposal - Counsel for Applicant Secured Party;
    McNally Robinson - BIA Proposal - Counsel for Trustee;
    DeFehr Furniture - CCAA Proceedings - Counsel for the Monitor;
    Winnipeg Motor Express - CCAA Proceedigns - Counsel for the Monitor;
    Sunbelt Priarie Products - Interim Receivership - Counsel for Interim Receiver;
    Smith Spur Farms - Court Apponted Receivership - Counsel for  Receiver;
I have also presented and published various papers and chaired various conferences particulars of which are set out in my bio located at the Taylor McCaffrey LLP web site:   www.tmlawyers.com

University of ManitobaBA 1977University of ManitobaLL.B 1984
Canadian Bar AssociationInsolvency Institute of CanadaRisk Management AssociationLaw Society of ManitobaNational Insolvency Review

Office Location

400 St. Mary Avenue, Ninth Floor
Winnipeg, MB R3C 4K5

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2014 Lawyer of the Year in Insolvency and Financial Restructuring Law of the Winnipeg Metro Area
David R.M. Jackson has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2014!

Practice Areas

Banking and Finance Law (Commercial Litigation)
Corporate and Commercial Litigation (Bankruptcy)
Insolvency and Financial Restructuring Law