Scott Markham


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Office: Winnipeg

Main: (204) 957-4829

Fax: (204) 957-4290

Education & Qualifications

  • Manitoba Bar (2012)
  • JD (Manitoba, 2011)
  • B.Comm. with honours (2008)

Scott’s practice consists primarily of corporate/commercial law, mergers & acquisitions and owner-operated enterprises.

  • Acquisition, sale and securities transactions involving businesses across a wide array of industries including agriculture, financial services, healthcare, manufacturing and transport
  • Debt and equity private placements
  • Shareholder buyouts pursuant to shotgun buy-sell provisions in shareholder/partnership agreements
  • Acquisition of Carlson Engineered Composites by Carfair Composites (a subsidiary of New Flyer Industries)
  • Acquisition of AmerisourceBergen Technology Group by Intelligent Hospital Systems Inc. creating new company named ARxIUM
  • Acquisition of HiQual Engineered Structures Ltd. (livestock handling systems division) by Sioux Steel Company
  • Acquisition of The Property Registry (TPR) from the Government of Manitoba by Teranet
  • Acquisition of Searcy Trucking Ltd. by Bison Transport
  • Acquisition of Renold’s Transport Ltd. by Searcy Trucking Ltd
  • Acquisition of Scott’s Express Inc. and Scott’s Transportation Services Inc. by Bison Transport
  • Acquisition of CareVacations USA Inc. by ScootAround, Inc
  • Sale of Beausejour Drugs Limited to Rexall / Pharma Plus Pharmacies Ltd.
  • Sale of VH Footwear Incorporated to True Temper Sports
  • Sale of Innovative Building Systems Ltd. to 7383666 Manitoba Ltd.
  • Sale of Meadowood Pharmacy to Amenity Health Care LP
  • Sale of Jodale Perry Corporation (now called TerraCab) to Argus Industries
  • Sale of Fine Line Communications Ltd. to Stericycle Communications Solutions, ULC
  • Sale by The Whitwell Group Inc. of Hudson Cement to Holcim (Canada) Inc.
  • Sale of Dunn-Rite Food Products Ltd. to Sunrise Poultry Processors Ltd.
  • Sale of Custom Helicopters Ltd. to Exchange Income Corporation
  • Sale of equity stake of ScootAround, Inc. to WHILL, Inc.
  • Sale of equity stake of HyLife Group Holdings Ltd. to ITOCHU Corporation
  • Sale of shares of National Leasing Group Inc. held by The Megill-Stephenson Company Limited to Canadian Western Bank
  • Winnipeg Airport Authority – Airport Financing – Bond Offerings
  • Parrish & Heimbecker Limited takeover bid for Thirdcoast Limited

With a commerce background and business law experience, Scott assists clients with the implementation and execution of operational, tactical and strategic decisions as well as developing efficient, feasible and effective solutions. He brings his passion for business into the legal realm.

  • Winnipeg Winter Club Board Member


  • Manitoba Bar Association
  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Manitoba Golf Association
  • Faculty of Law Dean’s Honour List (2009-2011)
  • Max Kaplan Prize, Bus. Planning/Finance Law (2011)
  • D.A. Thompson, Q.C. Prize for Business Planning/Finance Law (2011)
  • ZSA – National Post/Richard Leipsic Prize (2011)
  • D.A. Thompson, Q.C. Prize for Securities Law (2010)
  • Commerce Gold Medallist (2008)
  • Human Resource Management/Industrial Relations Gold Medallist (2008)
  • Faculty of Commerce Dean’s Honour List (2004-2008)
  • Canadian Interuniversity Sport (CIS) Academic All-Canadian (2004-2007)
  • Manitoba Mid-Amateur Provincial Team Member (2014)
  • Manitoba Men’s Amateur Provincial Team Member (2010)
  • Manitoba Men’s Amateur Provincial Team Member (2009)
  • University of Manitoba Golf Team Most Valuable Player (2006)
  • University of Manitoba Golf Team Captain (2005-2006)
  • Manitoba Men’s Amateur Provincial Team Member (2005)