D.J. Miller, Thornton Grout Finnigan LLP

D.J. Miller was the first female equity partner at Thornton Grout Finnigan, where now half of the firm and half of the equity partners are female. She was elected 2016 President of the Turnaround Management Association (TMA), Toronto Chapter. As President, she encouraged women to step forward for executive positions, resulting in all four executive positions being held by women, a first for TMA Global. She served on the executive committee of TMA Global and introduced a Network of Women (NOW) initiative from TMA Global to the Toronto TMA in 2015. She has helped TMA raise over $330,000 for local charities providing opportunities for women and girls. Miller was chosen Canadian “Insolvency Litigator of the Year” in 2016 for her work in securing hundreds of millions of dollars in incremental recoveries for Nortel pensioners.
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