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Our Company

J. Bottom & Associates Ltd. is an government-licensed insolvency and financial restructuring firm that specializes in bankruptcy and debt management solutions for individuals and companies who are experiencing financial difficulties. With over 55 years of cumulative experience, we provide knowledgeable, simple, and practical solutions to overcome your financial challenges.

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Our Team

We deliver customized solutions and action plans to best manage your debt load, whether personal, business, or tax debt. As a team, we are committed to providing only the highest quality of professional service, empathy, compassion, and respect. We will answer all your questions honestly and are quick to provide solutions and support. Our clients appreciate our extensive experience and knowledge in handling a multitude of complex issues with simplicity and ease.

Meet The Team

John Bottom, Founding Partner & President

John Bottom, Founding Partner & President

Licensed Insolvency Trustee

John is the founding partner and President of J Bottom & Associates Ltd, is a Licensed Insolvency Trustee and Proposal Administrator, a member of the Canadian Association of Insolvency and Restructuring Professionals, and a Chartered Accountant. For over 40 years, John has been involved in a wide range of personal and corporate insolvency and restructuring engagements. He has established close ties to the local community by delivering numerous presentations on debt management solutions to individuals and professional organizations and built trusting relationships with his clients by offering knowledgeable, genuine support.

David Bottom, Vice President

David Bottom, Vice President

Licensed Insolvency Trustee

David is the Vice President, a Licensed Insolvency Trustee and Proposal Administrator, and is a member of the Canadian Association of Insolvency and Restructuring Professionals. With over 10 years experience at the Company, David has enjoyed growing his knowledge and relationships with clients - taking pride in guiding them from feeling scared about their finances through focusing consumer debtor related issues, and small business practices.

Mandy Gounder

Senior Estate Manager

Mandy is an Insolvency Estate Manager and a Qualified Insolvency Counsellor with four years of insolvency experience. Mandy assists individuals with their debt resolution options and manages the office and bookkeeping systems.

Deanna Morency

Estate Manager

Deanna has enrolled in the CAIRP Estate Management Program as well as the Qualified Insolvency Counsellor Program located in the New Westminster office of J Bottom & Associates Ltd. With over 7 years in high-risk lending and 2 years of insolvency experience, Deanna provides individuals assistance with their debt management options.

Our Approach

We are here for you every step of the way. We support every client with empathy, truly listen, and design solutions that will help you get a fresh start NOW. Our goal is to help you obtain financial freedom in the best possible way.

Our Clients

We have been serving clients for over 55 years, focusing on debt solutions for both personal and corporate insolvency and restructuring proceedings in a variety of industries.

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