40 King St W, Suite 5800, Scotia Plaza, Toronto, ON
Year called to bar: 2001 (ON)
Kyla Mahar is a partner at Miller Thomson LLP and her practice focuses on corporate restructuring, insolvency, recapitalizations, refinancings, distressed acquisitions and enforcement of creditors' rights. Kyla is recognized by Chambers, Best Lawyers and Lexpert for her expertise in Insolvency & Financial Restructuring. Kyla’s roles include acting for debtors, monitors, receivers, trustees, DIP lenders, bondholders, and financial institutions. Her experience spans a wide range of industries and sectors including manufacturing, energy, steel, mining, maritime, automotive, not-for-profits, retail, real estate, banking and financial services, technology, media and publishing. Kyla is a creative thinker and solution-oriented. She has developed particular expertise in leading companies through reorganizations under the Companies’ Creditors Arrangement Act and the Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act and also in leading creditor-driven restructuring proceedings. She is also experienced in assisting companies restructure under the Canada Business Corporations Act. Kyla is the Canadian Networks Chair on the IWIRC International Board, is the Chair of the Insolvency Litigation Section of The Advocates Society and is also on the Board of the Association of Corporate Growth (Toronto Chapter).