Adam advises and represents creditors, investors and purchasers, restructuring corporations, equity holders and official court-ordered appointees in the financial restructurings of distressed companies in out-of-court workouts and refinancings as well as formal proceedings under the Companies’ Creditors Arrangement Act and arrangements under the Canada Business Corporations Act.
Interviewees highlight that he is ‘very commercially oriented and great at coming up with solutions.’ Peers view him as ‘very effective, smart and talented.’
—Chambers Canada, 2021
Recognition and Awards
Chambers Canada—Leading lawyer in restructuring/insolvency
Chambers Global—Leading lawyer in restructuring/insolvency
The Legal 500—Next generation partner in restructuring and insolvency
IFLR1000: The Guide to the World’s Leading Financial Law Firms—Highly regarded in restructuring & insolvency
Best Lawyers in Canada—Leading lawyer in insolvency and financial restructuring law
The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory—Leading lawyer in insolvency & financial restructuring
Who’s Who Legal—National leading Canadian lawyer in restructuring and insolvency
Adam is the General Editor of the National Insolvency Review, a leading Canadian bankruptcy and insolvency law journal. Before joining Torys, Adam worked as an analyst with a private investment company in Toronto.
Education and Bar Admissions
University of Western Ontario
BA (Business Administration, Honours), 2003
Richard Ivey School of Business, University of Western Ontario