Bob is a partner of TGF and is widely acknowledged as one of the foremost insolvency practitioners in Canada. Best Lawyers 2018 named Bob “Lawyer of the Year” in Canada for Toronto Insolvency and Financial Restructuring Law. Euromoney's The Best of the Best 2016 listed Bob as one of the top five insolvency and restructuring lawyers in Canada and has described him as "exceptional" and "the most innovative in the field." He is recognized as a band 1 leading individual in restructuring/insolvency by Chambers Global, and has been lauded as "a leading light" and "pound for pound one of the top lawyers in town." Bob has played leading roles in the restructurings of the largest creditor of Stelco Inc., Performance Sports Group Ltd. and its subsidiaries, Pacific Exploration & Production Corporation et al., GuestLogix Inc., Coopers & Lybrand, Mobilicity, Hollinger, AbitibiBowater, Fraser Papers, Calpine, Air Canada and the reorganization of BCE. Bob is a Fellow of the American College of Bankruptcy, a Director of the Insolvency Institute of Canada, and a member of INSOL International, The Advocates' Society, Canadian Bar Association, American Bankruptcy Institute, Canadian Insolvency Foundation and the Ontario Bar Association, Insolvency Section. He was called to the Ontario Bar in 1984.
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