Sylvain A. Vauclair has been practising insolvency law for nearly 35 years. Throughout that time, he has acted for all the various stakeholders involved in insolvency matters, from debtors to creditors committees including bankruptcy trustees, CCAA Monitors, bondholders and lenders. Since the 1990’s, his practice has focused on restructuring matters. He is listed in the insolvency section of the International Who's Who, The Best Lawyers in Canada, The 2008 Lexpert®/American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada, Chambers Canada, The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory and in the Lexpert® 2009 Guide to the Leading US/Canada Cross-Border Litigation Lawyers in Canada for Insolvency. He is a member of the Insolvency Institute of Canada, American Bankruptcy Institute and its subcommittee on international insolvencies. He is a regular speaker on insolvency issues.