525 8th Ave SW, Fl 46, Eighth Ave Pl E, Calgary, AB
Year called to bar: 2006 (AB)
Kyle’s practice focuses on disputes, insolvencies and restructurings across Canada and the US, with an emphasis on financial insolvency and corporate restructuring in the oil and gas sector. Kyle brings a wealth of experience in commercial litigation and corporate disputes, having acted on numerous major matters involving the Companies’ Creditors Arrangement Act, the Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act, receivership proceedings, international commercial arbitration, mediation and other forms of alternative dispute resolution involving distressed companies. Kyle works closely with insolvency professionals and has represented many of them in their capacities as monitors, receivers and trustees. His experience also extends to representing secured and unsecured creditors, purchasers and prospective purchasers, and financially challenged public and private corporations. He was notably appointed as amicus curiae counsel to the Court of Appeal of Alberta in a complex insolvency case. Beyond insolvency and restructuring matters, Kyle also represents clients in major contractual disputes, shareholder disputes, franchise litigation, judgment-debt enforcements, builder’s lien and construction claims, and the defence of professional negligence claims.