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D. J. Miller

Thornton Grout Finnigan LLP

D. J. Miller is a restructuring and insolvency partner at Thornton Grout Finnigan LLP and has represented a wide variety of stakeholders in complex restructurings and insolvency litigation. She was lead Canadian insolvency counsel to the UK Pension Claimants in the Nortel Networks case and succeeded in obtaining a precedent-setting pro rata allocation of US$7.3 billion of sale proceeds among more than 40 insolvency estates in Canada, the US, and Europe following the first joint trial of the Canadian and US Courts. Ms. Miller has extensive experience on the “deal” side of restructurings as well as insolvency litigation, and has appeared before every level of court in Canada. She is considered a “go-to” counsel for stakeholders requiring creative advice to achieve effective workouts, both within and outside of formal court proceedings. Ms. Miller is known for her deep knowledge of the insolvency framework, both domestic and international, and for applying analytical and strategic skills to achieve successful outcomes for her clients. She is a member of the International Insolvency Institute (III),the Insolvency Institute of Canada (IIC), past President of the Toronto Chapter of the Turnaround Management Association (TMA) and is on the Executive Board of TMA Global.

Year Called to the Bar:1993 (ON)
100 Wellington St W, Suite 3200, PO Box 329, Toronto-Dominion Ctr
Toronto, ON
Phone: (416) 304-0559
Fax: (416) 304-1313
E-mail: [email protected]

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