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Harvey G. Chaiton

Chaitons LLP

Harvey is a partner in the Toronto law firm of Chaitons LLP. He practises in the areas of bankruptcy & insolvency with particular emphasis on receiverships and corporate restructurings including insolvency litigation. He has appeared before all levels of court in Ontario, the Federal Court of Canada, and the Supreme Court of Canada to argue cases on diverse issues in insolvency matters, including under the Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act and the Companies’ Creditors Arrangement Act. He has extensive experience advising Canadian and international financial institutions, indenture trustees, private equity firms, asset-based lenders, equipment lessors, unsecured trade creditors, debtors, receivers, monitors, liquidators, and trustees in bankruptcy in Canadian and cross-border corporate restructuring, receivership, bankruptcy, liquidation, and enforcement proceedings. He is a director of the Insolvency Institute of Canada, former director of the Turnaround Management Association, and member of INSOL International and the American Bar Association. Harvey is listed by Chambers & Partners, the Lexpert® Guide to the Leading US/Canada Cross-Border Litigation Lawyers in Canada, The Best Lawyers in Canada, and Who’s Who Legal: Canada as a leading Insolvency & Financial Restructuring lawyer.

Year Called to the Bar:1982 (ON)