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Jay A Swartz

Toronto, Canada Canada Guide 2022 Ranked in 1 departments
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An esteemed senior figure in the market, Jay Swartz is experienced in acting on significant, high-value restructuring and insolvency mandates. He is a senior counsel based in Davies Ward's Toronto office.
"Jay Swartz is a steady, calm influence and a very smart lawyer."
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Jay is recognized by clients and peers as one of the top insolvency lawyers in Canada. He has a diverse commercial practice, with particular emphasis on corporate restructuring, private company acquisitions, banking and debt financing, financial product development, structured finance and private equity funds. He is lead counsel in many Canadian and cross-border insolvencies. Jay is experienced in the formation of private investment funds, regulation of banks and financial institutions and corporate governance. He has helped develop asset-backed securities and derivative businesses in Canada. Jay is a Fellow of the Insolvency Institute of Canada and of the American College of Commercial Finance Lawyers. He received the OBA Murray Klein Award for Excellence in Insolvency Law in 2017. Select Recognition: The Best Lawyers in Canada’s Toronto Insolvency and Financial Restructuring Law Lawyer of the Year 2017 and Banking and Finance Law Lawyer of the Year 2015; Chambers Global; IFLR1000; The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory; Who’s Who Legal: Banking and Capital Markets; Who’s Who Legal: Canada.

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