Practice Area Rankings

The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory (the Canadian Lexpert Directory) profiles leading practitioners across Canada in over 60 practice areas and leading law firms in over 40 practice areas as identified via an extensive, annual peer survey.

Use the search box below to identify by practice area, the Lexpert-ranked lawyers and law firms selected for inclusion in the current edition of the Canadian Lexpert Directory. To refine your search, select a location from the province dropdown box.


Please select a practice area

Insolvency & Financial Restructuring - Lexpert Practice Area Definition

Insolvency and insolvency litigation is generally understood to relate to acting for and advising lenders, other creditors, debtors, trustees in bankruptcy, receivers and other participants in corporate insolvencies and debt enforcement, collection and recovery, and typically involves bankruptcy, receivership or similar court-supervised insolvency proceedings or private enforcement remedies.

Financial restructuring is generally understood to relate to acting for and advising corporations, financial institutions, bondholders, distress or hedge funds, investors, purchasers and other participants in the formulation, negotiation and implementation of corporate financial restructurings, whether in circumstances of insolvency or solvency and whether involving debt and/or equity, and includes informal negotiated workouts and refinancings and financial restructurings implemented pursuant to insolvency statutes such as the Companies' Creditors Arrangements Act and the Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act or corporate statutes such as the Canada Business Corporations Act or similar provincial statutes.


See articles related to this practice area


Lexpert - Ranked Lawyers and Law Firms - Insolvency & Financial Restructuring

Ontario

Toronto Leading Firms - Major Full Service

Toronto Leading Firms - Boutique Firms

Most frequently recommended
Consistently recommended

Toronto Leading Practitioners - Insolvency Litigation

Most frequently recommended
Consistently recommended
Repeatedly recommended
Leading Lawyers to Watch

Toronto Leading Practitioners - Financial Restructuring

Most frequently recommended
Consistently recommended
Repeatedly recommended
Leading Lawyers to Watch

Ottawa Leading Firms

Repeatedly recommended

Ottawa Leading Practitioners - Insolvency Litigation

Ottawa Leading Practitioners - Financial Restructuring

Repeatedly recommended

Québec

Montréal Leading Firms - Major Full Service

Montréal Leading Firms - Boutique Firms

Consistently recommended
Repeatedly recommended

Montréal Leading Practitioners - Insolvency Litigation

Most frequently recommended
Consistently recommended
Repeatedly recommended

Montréal Leading Practitioners - Financial Restructuring

Québec City Leading Firms

Québec City Leading Practitioners - Insolvency Litigation

Québec City Leading Practitioners - Financial Restructuring

British Columbia

Vancouver Leading Firms

Consistently recommended
Repeatedly recommended

Vancouver Leading Practitioners - Insolvency Litigation

Vancouver Leading Practitioners - Financial Restructuring

Alberta

Calgary Leading Firms

Calgary Leading Practitioners - Insolvency Litigation

Calgary Leading Practitioners - Financial Restructuring

Edmonton Leading Firms

Repeatedly recommended

Edmonton Leading Practitioners - Insolvency Litigation

Consistently recommended
Repeatedly recommended

Edmonton Leading Practitioners - Financial Restructuring

Consistently recommended
Repeatedly recommended

Saskatchewan

Regina Leading Firms

Consistently recommended
Repeatedly recommended

Regina Leading Practitioners - Insolvency Litigation

Consistently recommended

Regina Leading Practitioners - Financial Restructuring

Consistently recommended
Repeatedly recommended

Saskatoon Leading Practitioners - Insolvency Litigation

Consistently recommended

Manitoba

Winnipeg Leading Firms

Consistently recommended
Repeatedly recommended

Winnipeg Leading Practitioners - Insolvency Litigation

Repeatedly recommended

Winnipeg Leading Practitioners - Financial Restructuring

Repeatedly recommended

New Brunswick

Fredericton Leading Firms

Consistently recommended
Repeatedly recommended

Fredericton Leading Practitioners - Insolvency Litigation

Consistently recommended

Fredericton Leading Practitioners - Financial Restructuring

Repeatedly recommended

Moncton Leading Firms

Repeatedly recommended

Moncton Leading Practitioners - Insolvency Litigation

Repeatedly recommended

Saint John Leading Firms

Consistently recommended

Saint John Leading Practitioners - Insolvency Litigation

Repeatedly recommended

Saint John Leading Practitioners - Financial Restructuring

Repeatedly recommended

Nova Scotia

Halifax Leading Firms

Consistently recommended
Repeatedly recommended

Halifax Leading Practitioners - Insolvency Litigation

Consistently recommended
Repeatedly recommended

Halifax Leading Practitioners - Financial Restructuring

Consistently recommended
Repeatedly recommended

Newfoundland and Labrador

St. John's Leading Firms

Repeatedly recommended

St. John's Leading Practitioners - Financial Restructuring

Repeatedly recommended