John is the Managing Partner of Dentons' Vancouver office and a partner in Dentons' Restructuring, Insolvency and Bankruptcy Group. An accomplished business leader, John brings many years of leadership experience to the firm as well as more than 25 years of experience in corporate restructuring and reorganization matters to his clients. Prior to becoming Managing Partner of the Vancouver office, John held several leadership roles within the Firm as a member of the Canada Region Board and globally in roles on the Advisory Board of the Asia Pacific Region of Dentons and our Global Advisory Committee. Highly regarded for his work in restructuring, insolvency and bankruptcy matters, John regularly acts for companies in need of restructuring as well as for trustees, receivers, financial institutions, commercial lenders, noteholders and other creditors. John has practised exclusively in the insolvency area for more than 26 years, spending the first part of his career in Toronto, until he relocated to Vancouver in 1997. John has extensive experience with restructurings under both the Companies’ Creditors Arrangement Act and the Canadian Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act and has been involved in numerous real estate, technology, forestry and mining industry matters in the last several years.