McLeod Law

403.278.9411

‍403.271.1769


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The convenience of two offices (downtown and south Calgary) makes it easier to meet with your lawyers.

Calgary South

300, 14505 Bannister Road SE
Calgary, AB T2X 3J3

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Calgary Downtown

Centennial Place, West Tower
Suite 2110, 250 – 5th Street SW
Calgary, AB T2P 0R4

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Jeffrey (Jeff) N. Thom

QC

Counsel

403.873.3741

Assistant

Linda Lalonde

403.873.3700

Education

  • 2003 Arbitration Certificate
  • 1999 Conflict Management (Mediation) Certificate
  • 1977 Dalhousie University, LLB

Admissions

  • 1992 British Columbia
  • 1978 Alberta

Experience

  • Re Fauth, 2017, ABASC 3 - Successfully acted for respondent in an application to further and better compel pre-hearing disclosure in a Securities Enforcement proceeding.
  • Represented Campbell’s Industrial Supply Ltd. and National-Oilwell Canada Ltd. in a claim against Enron Canada Corp., in the Alberta Queen’s Bench, Alberta Court of Appeal, and succeeded in denying leave to appeal in The Supreme Court of Canada, 2001.
  • Represented creditors in CCAA proceedings regarding Blue Range Resources Corporation, in the Alberta Queen’s Bench.
  • Defended many individuals and corporations in Alberta Securities Commission Enforcement hearings and settlement agreements, and in MFDA, IDA, and IIROC matters.
  • Many trial decisions in the Supreme Court and Provincial Court of British Columbia, involving different litigation matters.
Recognition

HONOURS AND AWARDS

  • Awarded Queen’s Counsel, 2002
Memberships
  • Canadian Bar Association, Securities Law and Business Law subsections
  • Canadian Bar Association, Insurance Law Southern subsection
    • Member
    • Former executive member and chairman
  • Canadian Bar Association
    • Legislative review committee
    • Mentor program
  • Calgary Bar Association
Community
  • Advocates Society
  • Alberta Advisory Committee to the Advocates’ Society
  • Turnaround Management Association
  • Garrison Square Condominium Association
    • 2002-2012
  • ADR Institute of Canada
    • Chartered mediator, 2001-2011
Teaching Roles & Speaking Engagements

SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS

INSTRUCTOR

Cross-Examination Skills

Advocates' Society, May 2019


PRESENTER

How to Avoid Litigation Resulting From Train Wreck Estates

McLeod Law LLP Wills, Trusts & Estates Update, March 2019


INSTRUCTOR

Trial Advocacy

Advocates’ Society, 2012-present


INSTRUCTOR

Trial Advocacy

University of Calgary Faculty of Law, 1982-1991


SESSIONAL INSTRUCTOR

Insurance Law

University of Calgary, 1991


PRESENTER

Ensuring Legal and Ethical Conduct by the Corporation and the Board

Federated Press 15th Course: Reinventing the Corporate Secretary, October 2014

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