Jennie Buchanan has a general commercial litigation practice, with a focus on restructuring and insolvency, employment, property tax assessment complaints and construction arbitration.
In large and complex insolvencies and restructurings, Jennie acts for debtors, court-appointed receivers, monitors and trustees in bankruptcy, including in proceedings pursuant to the Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act (Canada), the Companies' Creditors Arrangement Act (Canada).
In regard to her employment practice, Jennie represents clients with respect to all employment matters.
Jennie also assists clients with administrative hearings before property tax assessment review boards and with related appeals to the Court of Queen's Bench.
Prior to joining Bennett Jones, Jennie was litigation counsel for the Enforcement Branch of the Ontario Securities Commission working on securities law matters. She completed the Canadian Securities Course while she was a summer student at the OSC.
Outside of her practice, Jennie is a member of the Rotary Club of Calgary, Satellite Group, and a member of the Board of Directors of the Alberta Community Crime Prevention Association.