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