Thomas Cumming
Partner

Gowling WLG

421 7th Ave SW, Suite 1600
Calgary, AB T2P 4K9
Phone: (403)298-1938
Fax: (403) 695-3538
E-mail: [email protected]
 
 
 

Tom Cumming is a partner and leader of Gowling WLG’s restructuring and insolvency practice in Calgary. He has significant experience with restructuring, liquidation, and financing matters in a wide range of industries and sectors including oil & natural gas production, commercial real estate and development, manufacturing, retail, mining and forestry, agriculture, and knowledge/technology-based industries. He has successfully structured and implemented the emergence of businesses from receiverships and CCAA proceedings and been involved in the restructuring of Indigenous businesses. Tom has acted for all parties typically involved in restructuring and receivership proceedings, including private and public debtors, private equity and institutional lenders, purchasers, and receivers, monitors, and trustees. He regularly represents clients before Alberta courts and was co-counsel to the receiver at the Supreme Court of Canada in Orphan Well Association v. Grant Thornton Ltd., which dealt with the priority of regulatory obligations and the ability of receivers to disclaim environmentally contaminated assets. Recognized by both Chambers Canada and The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory, Tom frequently writes and speaks about legal developments in the restructuring and insolvency area.


Year Called to the Bar:1987
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