E. Patrick Shea

Gowling WLG

100 King St W, Suite 1600, 1 First Cdn Pl
Toronto, ON M5X 1G5
Phone: (416) 369-7399
Fax: (416) 369-7661
E-mail: [email protected]

E. Patrick Shea is a partner in Gowling WLG’s Toronto office, practising in the area of commercial law with a particular focus on commercial restructuring and insolvency. Certified by the Law Society of Ontario as a Specialist in Bankruptcy and Insolvency Law, Patrick has acted for a number of large and mid-sized corporations in the entertainment, retail, automotive, airline, food and beverage, pharmaceutical, and other industrial sectors. He has also acted on a number of cross-border insolvency proceedings involving the recognition in Canada of insolvency proceedings originating in the US and the Caribbean. Patrick acted as an expert advisor/consultant in connection with the reform of their insolvency legislation in Canada and the Caribbean. For three years, he was Vice-Chair of the Ontario Government’s Business Law Advisory Council and is Chair of Ontario’s Business Law Modernization and Red Tape Reduction Council. In 2015, Patrick was awarded the Law Society Medal, the Law Society of Ontario’s highest award. He has also been awarded the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal and the Sovereign’s Medal for Volunteers and has received two Minister of Veterans Affairs Commendations.

Year Called to the Bar:1997
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