Elizabeth (Liz) Pillon is a partner in the Litigation & Dispute Resolution Group and Head of Toronto’s Restructuring & Insolvency Group. Her restructuring practice primarily involves Ontario based restructurings, Companies’ Creditors Arrangement Act (CCAA), Receivership and Bankruptcy proceedings as well as cross-border insolvency proceedings. She represents debtors, Court Officers, secured creditors, purchasers of distressed assets, administrators, and has been appointed by the Court to act as representative and independent counsel in insolvency proceedings. She frequently appears before the Ontario Commercial List, and has had the opportunity to appear before Courts in Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia and Québec in restructuring matters. Liz is a member of the Insolvency Institute of Canada (IIC), the Turnaround Management Association (TMA), the International Women’s Insolvency Restructuring Confederation (IWIRC), The Advocates' Society, and the Commercial List User’s Committee. Her expertise has been recognized by Chambers Canada, Chambers Global, The Best Lawyers in Canada, The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory, among others.
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Insolvency & Financial Restructuring