Steve Jackson is a principal in the firm Forstrom Jackson. He was called to the Bar of British Columbia in 1989 and of the Yukon Territory in 1993. Mr. Jackson practiced with the firm of Swinton & Co., as an associate and then a partner. Since 1999, he has been the principal of the Stephen Jackson Law Corporation and he practises law through Forstrom Jackson, Barristers and Solicitors, a partnership of law corporations.
Mr. Jackson counsels clients on commercial litigation including securities, forestry and construction litigation. He has also acted in a number of large commercial crime cases.
He has appeared before all levels of court in British Columbia as well as the Yukon Territory Supreme and Appeal Courts. He has acted extensively in mediations and arbitration hearings including numerous mediations and arbitrations pursuant to the Timber Harvesting Contract Regulation under the Forest Act, arbitrations under the Vancouver Stock Exchange/Investment Dealers Association Arbitration Project, and arbitration under the auspices of the Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport.
In regards to securities related matters, he has appeared before all levels of court in British Columbia and has acted for clients in investigations and hearings conducted by the Vancouver Stock Exchange and the British Columbia Securities Commission. He has acted for, and advised, brokers, brokerage houses, public and private companies, investors, and investor relations firms.
Member of the Law Society of British Columbia, 1989 - present
Member of the Canadian Bar Association
1985, Bachelor of Arts, University of British Columbia
1988, Bachelor of Laws, Osgoode Hall Law School, York University