Assistants

Bio

Jeff’s practice is focused on corporate and commercial law. He advises clients with respect to financings, mergers and acquisitions, commercial agreements and other corporate and commercial matters. Jeff has particular expertise advising mining companies on commercial matters, including those relating to project development from the due diligence phase, through the negotiation and drafting of letters of intent, option agreements and joint venture agreements. He also is experienced in assisting mining companies and financing parties in connection with confirmation and analysis of mineral interest tenure in Manitoba.

Jeff also conducts a sports law practice with a particular focus on providing advice to professional hockey players as a certified agent with the National Hockey League Players’ Association.

  • Primary Practice Area

    Natural Resources & Energy

  • Practice Areas

    Natural Resources & Energy

    Corporate and Commercial Law

    Sports & Entertainment

  • Education

    University of Toronto, LL.B., 1992
    University of Winnipeg, B.A. (Hons.), 1988

  • Industries

    Natural Resources & Energy

  • Bar Admissions

    Manitoba, 1993

  • Achievements

    Repeatedly recognized by the Lexpert Directory as a Leading Lawyer in Mining Law

    Recognized in Lexpert Magazine's "Leading Lawyers in Global Mining" special edition

  • In the Community

    Jeff has served as a director of the Professional and Business Division of the Canadian Friends of Hebrew University, Manitoba Film & Sound Development Corporation and Winnipeg Jewish Theatre.

    Jeff is a member of the Member of the Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation and is a Certified Player Agent with the National Hockey League Players’ Association.

    Jeff is the Chair of the Manitoba Bar Association Business Law Section

  • Associations

    • Sports Lawyers Association

Cases & Transactions

Jeffrey Kowall's Cases & Transactions