Partner. Practises in the areas of banking, corporate and commercial, restructuring, M&A, and private equity law with a focus on insolvency and reorganization. Expertise in cross-border and international transactions. Advisor in major Canadian and cross-border corporate matters and restructurings. Participated in significant financings and acquisitions for diverse clients. Advisor to a number of boards of directors of companies in Canada. Identified as a leading practitioner of insolvency and restructuring law in several publications: The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory, The Lexpert®/American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada, Lexpert® Guide to the Leading US/Canada Cross-Border Corporate Lawyers in Canada, Lexpert® Special Edition: Canada’s Leading Corporate Lawyers, Chambers, The Best Lawyers in Canada (named 2014 Toronto insolvency and financial restructuring "Lawyer of the Year"), Euromoney, Law Business Research’s Who’s Who Legal: Canada (Most Highly Regarded), Who’s Who International (one of three Canadians recognized as a Global Elite Thought Leader - Americas), The Legal 500 Canada, and IFLR 1000 (market leader). Also recognized by Lexpert® as one of Canada’s "40 Leading Lawyers Under 40" in 2002. Member: OBA, LSUC, INSOL, ABI, TMA, and IIC.
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