Jason's Assistant

Raeanne PrudenLegal Assistant
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Jason practices commercial litigation, with an emphasis on securities law matters. He holds a law degree from the University of Manitoba and has completed all of the requirements for his Master of Laws in securities law from Osgoode Hall Law School (York University), from which he will formally graduate in June, 2024.

Jason came to McEwan Partners from a large international law firm, where he practiced as a Knowledge & Legal Operations Lawyer in the litigation and dispute resolution group, focusing on e-discovery. Prior to that, Jason practiced commercial litigation for 10 years with a preeminent Winnipeg firm. He also held Clerkships with the Supreme Court of Canada (to the late Justice Louis LeBel) and the Manitoba Court of Appeal.

A member of both the Law Society of British Columbia and the Law Society of Manitoba, Jason has appeared as lead counsel at all levels of court in Manitoba, including extensive trial experience. Jason is also an active member of The Advocates’ Society, where he most recently presented on the subject of cryptocurrency regulation at the 13th Annual Securities Symposium.

Jason is fluent in English and French and able to assist clients in either language.

In his spare time, Jason enjoys keeping up with the latest developments in the capital markets, particularly in the derivatives space and commodities markets, as well as spending time with his family on the golf course.


  • LL.M., Osgoode Hall Law School, York University (2024)
  • LL.B., University of Manitoba (2010)
  • B.Sc., University of Manitoba (2007)


  • Member, Canadian Bar Association
  • Member, The Advocates’ Society


  • Director and Member of Finance and Governance Committees, Pancreatic Cancer Canada

Bar Admissions

  • British Columbia (2024)
  • Manitoba (2011)

Notable Cases

Mirage Consulting Ltd. v. 5573344 Manitoba Ltd., 2021 MBQB 186
Obtained summary judgment dismissing a claim of inducement of breach of contract brought against an IT consulting company by its competitor.

Ayers Cove Estates Ltd. v. Winnipeg Condominium Corporation No. 466
Representation of a condominium corporation in the first virtual trial in the Manitoba Court of King’s Bench, dealing with various issues concerning the development of lakefront bareland condominium units.

Nygard International Partnership v. Canadian Broadcasting Corporation et al., 2020 MBQB 71
Representation of a major international clothier on a motion brought by ex-employees to dismiss proceedings against them.

Robertson v. 6177655 Manitoba Inc. et al., 2020 MBQB 24
Successfully defended a property manager in a trial against a personal injury claim brought by a tenant.

Shen v. Winnipeg Condominium Corp. No. 16, 2017 MBQB 119
Successfully represented a condominium unit owner in the first application in Manitoba brought under the oppression provisions of The Condominium Act.

Abas Auto Inc v. Superior General Partner, 2015 MBCA 104
Representation of a medium enterprise against Manitoba’s public auto insurer; successfully defended a motion to strike.

Wynn Las Vegas, LLC, v. Li, 2012 MBQB 191
Representation of a Las Vegas casino in enforcing a judgment in Canada.

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