333 Bay St, Suite 3400, Bay Adelaide Ctr, W Twr, Toronto, ON
Year called to bar: 2013 (ON)
Partner in the Corporate Restructuring Group. Significant experience in Canadian and cross-border corporate restructurings, recapitalizations, acquisitions, financing transactions, and related corporate and insolvency law matters. Regularly acts for debtors, bondholders, ad hoc committees, court-appointed officers, plan sponsors and purchasers in complex restructuring transactions and the review of strategic alternatives. Significant experience in the development and use of reverse vesting orders in Canada. Recent mandates include the restructurings of Essar Steel Algoma, Calfrac Well Services, Catalyst Paper, Pengrowth, Toys “R” Us, Golf Town, ILTA Grain, Co-op Atlantic, and Plasco Energy Group. Recognized in IFLR 1000 as a Rising Star Partner in the area of Restructuring and Insolvency and Best Lawyers in Canada as Ones to Watch in the area of Insolvency & Financial Restructuring Law. Bronze medallist in his graduating class at the University of Toronto Faculty of Law.