40 King St W, Suite 2100, Scotia Plaza, Toronto, ON
Year called to bar: 2002
Joseph (Joe) Bellissimo is a partner with the Restructuring & Insolvency Group at Cassels. His practice includes representing debtor companies, creditors, court-appointed monitors, and receivers and purchasers of distressed assets in restructuring matters. He has been involved in restructuring and insolvency engagements in the cannabis, mining, natural resources, energy, aviation, steel, transportation, manufacturing, retail, sports, and entertainment industries. Joe has appeared before all levels of court in restructuring and insolvency matters, including the Supreme Court of Canada. He serves on the Board of Directors of the Turnaround Management Association – Toronto Chapter. In addition, he has written and co-written various articles and papers in the field of restructuring and insolvency. Joe was called to the Ontario Bar in 2002 and the Alberta Bar in 2017.