Reducing Risk
For Financial Institutions

McMillan Dubo Law Group is one of the only law firms in western Canada that specializes in the legal needs of financial institutions – providing experienced counsel and a full suite of services specific to the needs of lenders.

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We are a service-driven law firm.

Together with our team of dedicated staff, we utilize technology
to reduce financial institution legal fees and to provide
our clients with superior legal representation.

Our clients include a broad range of financial institutions (both chartered banks and credit unions) who are able to view the status of legal file activity on-demand. By focusing solely on the legal needs of lenders, our clients save time and can depend on McMillan Dubo for experienced counsel, efficient processes and responsive service.

Our lawyers have more than 30 years’ collective experience
reducing risk for financial institutions.

Our people are focused.

Our processes are efficient and transparent.

Our service is responsive and effective.



At McMillan Dubo, we guide our clients through the financing stage of commercial ventures to ensure sound structure and security.  Whether lending to joint ventures, limited partnerships, trusts, or First Nations-owned businesses, our team of lawyers and staff know what our clients need to maximize opportunity while minimizing risk.

Our commercial finance services include:

  • Real estate, development, and construction finance (including residential, commercial, and mixed use)
  • First Nations finance, including on-reserve lending
  • Lending involving land code, SGA, and treaty lands
  • Aircraft finance
  • Liquor licensing
  • Hotels
  • Syndicate deals
  • Succession planning (including share purchases, trusts, etc.)



At McMillan Dubo, we work toward maximizing our clients’ recovery while minimizing the time and cost to do so.  We represent Canadian chartered banks, credit unions and other commercial lenders, secured and unsecured creditors, and insolvency professionals (including bankruptcy trustees and receivers) in relation to security realization, collections and insolvency matters.

We offer a one-stop, full service approach to legal services.  We reduce risk to our clients by assuming the responsibility for handling all aspects of a variety of matters – from issuance of demand letters through to submitting mortgage insurance claims on behalf of our clients.

Our realization & insolvency services include:

  • Mortgage enforcement / foreclosures
  • Collections / debt recovery
  • Personal property security realization
  • Bankruptcy and receiverships
  • Negotiated resolutions


We believe that strong and healthy communities are a collective responsibility. We also believe that diversity is essential to the health and wellbeing of any group – family, community or business.

For this reason, we look for opportunities to support organizations and causes that increase diversity and strengthen equality. At McMillan Dubo Law Group, we take pride in the commitments we have made to the following organizations;

  • We for She – Vancouver Board of Trade

  • Women’s Leadership Council – United Way Thompson Nicola Cariboo
  • Project Shoebox – Kamloops
  • Association of Women in Finance

  • Kamloops Food Bank

  • Kamloops Fire Fighters Operation Africa and Nicaragua

  • Kamloops’ Minor Hockey League
  • West Coast Women’s Legal Education and Action Fund (LEAF)

  • Whistler Search
    & Rescue