Amanda Jackson

Amanda Jackson is a partner in Gowling WLG's Hamilton office, acting on behalf of financial institutions and title insurers in the areas of commercial and banking litigation.

Amanda has extensive experience in mortgage enforcement and banking litigation, including bankruptcy, insurance, mortgage and real estate fraud, construction liens, fraudulent conveyances and professional liability.

Amanda regularly appears before all levels of Ontario courts, including the Superior Court of Justice and the Court of Appeal, and has appeared at the Supreme Court of Canada.

Before joining Gowling WLG, Amanda clerked at the Ontario Superior Court of Justice.

Amanda is the lead editor of Marriott and Dunn: Practice in Mortgage Remedies in Ontario.

Career & Recognition

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“Air Loans” - presented at CAAMP’s Mortgage Fraud Summit, Oct 2013

"Managing the Relationship with your Legal Counsel" - presented at the Credit Institute of Canada’s National Conference, June 2011

"Grow-ops - A Lender's Nightmare" (co-authored with Stephanie Harvey) - presented at the Law Society of Upper Canada's Six Minute Debtor - Creditor and Insolvency Lawyer 2010, October 15, 2010

"Power of Sale - Complexities Relating to Multiple Loan Facilities" - presented at the Law Society of Upper Canada’s Six-Minute Real Estate Lawyer on November 18, 2009

"Power of Sale Issues Involving Condominium Liens" - presented at the Hamilton Law Association’s Emerging Issues in Real Estate CLE seminar on November 5, 2009

"Restraint Orders And Marijuana Grow Houses - What Should Mortgagees Do" - presented at the Law Society of Upper Canada's Power of Sale Essentials CLE seminar on September 17, 2008

"The Criminal Law Can Affect Your Real Estate Practice" - Mortgagees, Landlords And Owners Beware - 5th Annual Real Estate Summit, April 3, 2008 (co-authored with Richard Horodyski)

"Obstacles To Mortgage Enforcement - Fraud And Marijuana Grow Operations" - presented at the Ontario Bar Association's Mortgage Enforcement CLE seminar on December 4, 2007

Presentation to the Ontario Insurance Adjusters Association - Bill 128, Amendments to the Building Code Act/Municipal Act and Marijuana Grow-ops - April 25, 2007

"Getting Ready For Tough Times - All The Things You Forgot About Mortgage Power Of Sale Since The Last Recession" - 4th Annual Real Estate Summit, April 5, 2006 (co-authored with Richard Horodyski)

"SCC Rules That Failure To Notify Did Not Cause Voidance Of Fire Policy" - The Lawyers Weekly - Focus on Insurance Law, July 8, 2005 (co-authored with R ichard Horodyski)

"An Overview Of The Limitations Act, 2002" - Hamilton Lawyer, 2003 (co-authored with Graeme Mew)

"Are Canadians Becoming More Litigious?" - Biz Magazine, 2003

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