Partner, Corporate Restructuring Group. Practice focuses on commercial insolvency, restructuring, bankruptcy and financial services. Has participated in significant Canadian and cross-border commercial matters and restructurings, with experience in CCAA restructurings, recapitalizations, arrangements under the CBCA, commercial financing transactions, receiverships andstrategic acquisitions. Acts for debtors, creditors, monitors, receivers, trustees and potential purchasers. Has acted for key parties including the restructurings of Algoma, Stelco, Toys “R” Us Canada, Target Canada, Golf Town/Golfsmith, Nortel Canada, Jaguar Mining, Catalyst Paper, Cinram, Extreme Fitness, Adanac, Pliant, Hollinger, Mosaic Group, TCT Logistics and Maksteel and the recapitalizations of Tembec, Ainsworth Lumber and Cinram. Recognized by Best Lawyers in Canada, Chambers, IFLR 1000, Who’s Who Legal Canada and Legal Media Group’s Rising Stars. Also recognized as one of "Lexpert’s Rising Stars: Leading Lawyers Under 40" and as a “Corporate Lawyer to Watch” by the 2013 Lexpert® Guide to the Leading US/Canada Cross-Border Corporate Lawyers. Director and Past Chair of the Ontario Network of the International Women’s Insolvency and Restructuring Confederation and Canadian Networks Director of IWIRC.
Year Called to the Bar:
Insolvency & Financial Restructuring - Financial Restructuring