Michael J. McCabe, Q.C.

Michael J. McCabe, Q.C.: Attorney with Reynolds Mirth Richards & Farmer LLP
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Michael carries on a litigation practice focused primarily on bankruptcy and insolvency matters and commercial and corporate litigation. He has appeared in all levels of Courts in Alberta and in the Supreme Court of Canada on several occasions.

Michael has published articles and case comments for a number of legal publications, including the Canadian Bankruptcy Reports and Alberta Law Reports, and has prepared and delivered papers for many organizations including Legal Education Society of Alberta, Canadian Bar Association, Insight, Canadian Insolvency Practitioners Association, Canadian Institute and Insolvency Institute of Canada.

Michael’s articles have occasionally been referred to by the Courts including to the Alberta Court of Appeal and the Supreme Court of Canada.

Educational Leadership

•Former Lecturer and Course Head, Alberta Bar Admission Courses: Creditors’ Rights, Collections

Awards & Achievements

•Best Lawyers in Canada, Insolvency and Financial Restructuring Law (2006 - 2019)
•Recognized as a “Leading Practitioner” in the practice area of Insolvency by the Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory 2018, 2017, 2013, 2012, 2009

Community Involvement

•Director, Edmonton Flying Clu

Areas of Practice (2)

  • Banking & Financial - Insolvency & Receiverships
  • Litigation-Bankruptcy, Insolvency & Receivership

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
780.497.3344  Phone
780.429.3044  Fax
University Attended:
University of Alberta, B.Sc., Mathematics, 1975
Law School Attended:
University of Alberta, LL.B., 1979
Year of First Admission:
2002, Appointed Queen's Counsel; 1980, Alberta

Associations & Memberships

•Edmonton Bar Association
•Law Society of Alberta
•Insolvency Institute of Canada, Charter Member

Community Involvement

•Director, Edmonton Flying Club

Educational Leadership

•Former Lecturer and Course Head, Alberta Bar Admission Courses: Creditors' Rights, Collections.


Peer Reviews

4.5/5.0 (1 review)
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Edmonton, Alberta

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