Alain Riendeau practises mainly in the areas of bankruptcy, insolvency, and commercial and corporate litigation. He has been involved in many complex financial disputes and in most of the large restructurings that have taken place in Québec over the last few years, acting on behalf of important corporations in their recovery under the Companies' Creditors Arrangement Act. He has represented Quebecor Media Inc. in the Quebecor World restructuring, and he acted for the 364-day secured term loan lenders in the insolvency of pulp and paper giant AbitibiBowater Inc. Alain has represented Fibrek Inc. in the proceedings filed in connection with the hostile take-over bid made by Resolute Forest Products Inc. and represented Goldcorp Inc. with respect to the unsolicited offer made to Osisko Mining Corporation’s shareholders. Alain frequently pleads before both trial and appellate courts. He is consistently recognized for his insolvency and restructuring expertise in leading legal publications. Alain is a member of the Insolvency Institute of Canada. He was called to the Québec Bar in 1986.