200 Burrard St, Suite 1200, Waterford Centre, Vancouver, BC
Year called to bar: 1998 (BC)
Magnus Verbrugge is senior counsel in the BLG Vancouver office. He practises in the areas of bankruptcy and insolvency, and commercial lending. Magnus represents debtors, creditors, trustees, and monitors in a range of restructuring proceedings under the Companies’ Creditors Arrangement Act and the Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act. He acts for financial institutions, borrowers, and private lenders in secured-financing transactions, including syndicated loans, leveraged buy-out transactions, and asset-based lending. Magnus also acts for financial institutions, debtors, bankruptcy trustees, and receivers in connection with foreclosures, receiverships, bankruptcies, and realizations. He is recognized in the 2021 edition (since 2009) of The Best Lawyers in Canada, the 2020 edition of Chambers Global —The World’s Leading Lawyers for Business, the 2020 edition (since 2016) of Chambers Canada — Canada's Leading Lawyers for Business, the 2020 edition (since 2018) of The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory (Asset Equipment Finance/ Leasing, Banking & Financial Institutions, Insolvency and Financial Restructuring), the 2019 edition of Lexpert®/ROB Special Edition — Canada’s Leading Corporate Lawyers, and the 2019 edition of IFLR1000 — The Guide to the World's Leading Financial Law Firms.