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Partner in Torys’ Restructuring and Insolvency Group. Practice focuses on all aspects of bankruptcy, proposals, windups, liquidations, reorganizations, restructurings, receiverships and security enforcement. Acts as bankruptcy and insolvency counsel to a wide range of parties, including leading financial institutions, accounting firms and corporations, as well as in commercial financing and M&A transactions. Recognised as a leading practitioner in restructuring and insolvency by Chambers Global, Woodward/White, Lexpert® and IFLR1000. Recognized as one of Canada’s 40 leading lawyers under 40 by Lexpert®. Regular public speaker, including lecturing at the Chartered Insolvency and Restructuring Professional Qualification Program (CQP) administered by the Canadian Association of Insolvency and Restructuring Professionals. Numerous publications, including articles in Canadian Bankruptcy Reports. Completed an LLB, 1997, Osgoode Hall Law School, York University; MBA, 1997, York University; and BComm (Honours), 1993, McMaster University.