Partner. Bankruptcy, insolvency, restructuring, creditor remedies, secured transactions and structured financing, including derivatives and asset-backed securitizations. Has particular expertise in CCAA proceedings, cross-border matters and insolvencies of financial institutions and securities firms. Has advised in numerous significant insolvencies including Toys “R” Us, Nortel, Comark, LightSquared, Octagon Capital, BearingPoint, MF Global, Indalex, the restructuring of Canadian third party structured ABCP, Atrium, Masonite, Calpine, Laidlaw, The Canadian Red Cross Society and Confederation Life Insurance Company.
Insolvency Institute of Canada, INSOL, TMA and Commercial List Users’ Committee.
Author and speaker on insolvency issues.