Jacqueline  Code

Jacqueline Code

Partner, Research

Chair: Research

Contact Information


tel: 416.862.6462



Bar Admission

Ontario, 1998


  • University of Toronto, LL.B.
  • Trent University, B.A.



Jacqueline’s practice is concentrated on matters arising in corporate and commercial law, with a special emphasis on insolvency and restructuring. In addition, she is frequently engaged in all areas of the firm's practice, including franchising, product liability, administrative law and regulatory affairs.

As a research lawyer, she has considerable expertise in developing legal and practical solutions to diverse and complicated issues. She drafts major legal opinions, develops legal arguments for critical litigation matters, and advises clients on contract or statutory interpretation, regulatory compliance and numerous other corporate, commercial or insolvency matters.

Prior to joining Osler, she articled at the Supreme Court of Canada for Mr. Justice Peter Cory.

  • Credit Suisse AG

    Credit Suisse in its capacity as agent for the first lien lenders to Dominion Diamond Mines ULC

  • Just Energy Group Inc.

    Just Energy Group Inc. in connection with its $1.1 billion recapitalization transaction

  • Fusion Pharmaceuticals

    Fusion Pharmaceuticals in its $212.5 million IPO

  • Essar Steel Algoma

    Algoma Steel Inc. and certain senior secured term lenders in Canada in Algoma’s acquisition of substantially all the assets of Essar Steel Algoma in connection to a restructuring under the CCAA

  • Concordia International Corp.

    Osler advises the Secured Debtholder Committee of Concordia International Corp. in connection with US$3.7 billion recapitalization transaction

    • Target in connection with the wind-down of its Canadian operations under the Companies’ Creditors Arrangement Act
    • SemCAMS, SemCanada Crude and SemCanada Energy in connection with restructuring
    • BA Energy in connection with restructuring
    • Continental Tire Canada, as creditor, in connection with the bankruptcy of Remington Tire Distribution Inc.
    • Canwest Global Communications Corp. in connection with restructuring
    • Atomic Energy of Canada in connection with receivership of Precision Nuclear Inc.
  • Find More

  • Canadian Bar Association

  • Significant Amendments to the Ontario Business Corporations Act In Force, Osler Update, August 1, 2007.
  • Significant Commercial Rulings to Come From Supreme Court in 2007, Osler Outlook, Spring 2007.