DLA Piper (Canada) LLP welcomes new restructuring partner Mike Weinczok

DLA Piper (Canada) LLP is delighted to welcome Mike Weinczok to the firm’s Vancouver office as a partner in the Restructuring Group.

Mike's practice encompasses all aspects of business restructuring, distress investing and commercial lending. He acts as counsel for creditors and financial institutions in international and cross-border reorganizations as well as represents capital market participants in undervalue or distress investments. He also regularly acts for indenture and collateral trustees in Canadian and cross-border reorganization and commercial transactions.

Mike also has extensive experience in asset-based lending, commercial lending, private mergers and acquisitions, commercial arbitration, project finance, refinancings, swaps, derivatives, shareholder issues, and corporate restructurings.

“Our Restructuring Group has seen exciting growth over the past year as we continue to actively expand our presence in the restructuring and insolvency space,” says Robert Seidel, Q.C., Canada Managing Partner. “With his significant experience in high-profile cross-border and international restructurings, Mike brings a depth of expertise that will boost our bench strength and enable us to broaden the scale and scope of our service to help clients protect and advance their business interests.”

DLA Piper Canada’s Restructuring Group has an agile understanding of Canadian market forces and delivers strategic solutions to clients across a broad range of industries. As part of DLA Piper’s global restructuring team, we offer comprehensive and seamless cross-jurisdictional advice to help international companies navigate complex challenges, maximize value and minimize risk.