40 King St W, Suite 5800, Scotia Plaza, Toronto, ON
Year called to bar: 2012 (Ontario)
Asim's practice focuses on insolvency and restructuring law, guiding a client through informal workouts, formal restructuring proceedings and special situations with a creative and practical approach to problem solving. Asim has substantial experience representing a broad range of stakeholders in informal workouts and formal proceedings under the Companies' Creditors Arrangement Act and Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act, including financial institutions, secured creditors, purchasers, court officers, directors, bondholders, landlords, suppliers and unsecured creditors. Asim has developed expertise representing stakeholders and court officers in troubled construction projects and cross-border insolvency matters. Prior to joining Miller Thomson, Asim practiced at a premier insolvency and restructuring boutique in Toronto, representing clients on significant mandates in high profile and complex restructuring proceedings both in Canada and in cross-border matters. In addition, Asim’s entrepreneurial and business experience as a Co-Founder of a Canadian technology company specializing in software solutions for the Canadian legal industry gives him an appreciation for the challenges faced by entrepreneurs.