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McCarthy Tétrault
SUITE 4000, 421 7TH AVENUE SW
CALGARY AB T2P 4K9
Canada

Work Department

Restructuring/Insolvency

Position

Sean has widespread experience in all forms of complex corporate, financial and operational restructurings and insolvency proceedings, including representing debtors, distressed investors, private equity funds, hedge funds, boards of directors, court officers, creditors and contractual counterparties in both court-supervised and out-of-court restructurings. Sean has extensive experience in international cross-border insolvency proceedings.

Career

Alberta Bar, 1992.

Memberships

Insolvency Institute of Canada, Canadian Bar Association, Law Society of Alberta, Turnaround Management Association, INSOL International.

Lawyer Rankings

Canada > Restructuring and insolvency

McCarthy Tétrault acts for a mix of high-profile debtors, financial institutions, trustees and court-appointed monitors. It is known for its strength in domestic and cross-border restrcuturings, insolvencies and workouts. The firm’s recent work included advising Hertz on the Canadian refinancing aspects of its $19bn liability sheet. The group often works with the firm’s broader corporate team and offers industry expertise in areas such as, energy, technology and financial services. James Gage leads the team from Toronto and is known for his high profile work. Other key names include Sean Collins in Calgary and Heather Meredith, who is also based in Toronto. Philippe Bélanger left to become a high court judge.