100 King St W, Suite 1600, 1 First Cdn Pl, Toronto, ON
Year called to bar: 1996 (QC); 1998 (ON)
Virginie Gauthier is a partner at Gowling WLG, based in the firm's Toronto office. Her practice is focused on insolvency and restructuring and encompasses a depth of knowledge in the areas of banking, corporate, and commercial law. Virginie has more than two decades of experience representing clients in court and helping them navigate complex domestic and cross-border transactions. Over the course of her career, she has represented a range of stakeholders in all manners of insolvency and restructuring proceedings, including debtors, court officers, potential purchasers, financial institutions, and bondholder committees. Virginie is a member of the Ontario Law Society and the Québec Bar. She is also a member of the Insolvency Institute of Canada. Virginie is a lecturer on Advanced Bankruptcy and Insolvency Law at Osgoode Law School, an examiner for the Office of Superintendent in Bankruptcy’s Oral Board Exams, and has been recognized in several industry guides, including Chambers Global, Chambers Canada, The Best Lawyers in Canada, The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory, and the IFLR1000.