Ms. Abitan is the managing partner of Osler’s Montréal office and a partner in the Insolvency & Restructuring Group. Specializing in complex corporate restructurings and insolvencies, and provides strategic advice to financial institutions, banks, court-appointed monitors and trustees, boards of directors, Canadian and US asset-based lenders and liquidators and asset purchasers. She has provided restructuring/financing advice to a number of major private and public corporations operating in a variety of areas including telecommunications, steel manufacturers, retailers, wholesalers and distributors. Ms. Abitan has also given numerous lectures and written extensively on topics within her area of expertise. Sandra is recognized in the following directories: The Lexpert®/American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada, Chambers Global, IFLR 1000, Chambers Canada, and The Best Lawyers in Canada. She has also been identified in banking and finance law by The Best Lawyers in Canada. Sandra was recognized as a Woman of Power in 2016 by Federation CJA (Montréal). She also won the International Law Office (ILO) Client Choice Awards in the insolvency & restructuring category for Canada. Called to the Québec Bar in 1990.