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In the current competitive business climate, bankruptcy and insolvency proceedings are becoming more and more commonplace.  The various legislative regimes set up to assist struggling companies and their creditors, from the Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act to the Companies' Creditors Arrangement Act, are complex, both in their terms and in their interactions with one another. 

Thorough knowledge of the law and practical business sense are required to effectively navigate bankruptcy and insolvency litigation.

Our Bankruptcy & Insolvency Litigation Group is very active in a full range of bankruptcy and insolvency matters, including:

  • Receiverships
  • Enforcement of Security
  • Restructuring under the Canadian Companies' Arrangement Act and the Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act
  • Bankruptcies
  • Personal Property Security Act Issues
  • Priority Disputes
  • Liquidations
  • Cross-border Insolvencies
  • Directors' and Officers' Liability

 We have also appeared at all levels of courts on bankruptcy and insolvency matters, including the Ontario Court of Appeal

 Among our clients, we count:

  • Financial Institutions
  • Secured Creditors
  • Trade Creditors
  • Trustees
  • Receivers
  • Debtors

 Our Toronto lawyers are also regularly consulted by U.S. counsel and clients on cross-border insolvency matters.

Questions should be directed to any member of our Bankruptcy & Insolvency Litigation Group. We have the experience and knowledge to offer efficient and timely solutions to these difficult and legally complex situations.