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F. Collins



Contact by email at [email protected]

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   +1 604-643-7946


Law School

University of Alberta

Bar Admission

Alberta, 1992

Sean is widely recognized as a leading financial restructuring lawyer. As head of our Bankruptcy & Restructuring groups in Calgary and Vancouver, as well as leading the Litigation Group in Calgary, Sean has gained a reputation as a leading and strategic advisor in all aspects of complex reorganizations, debt restructurings and insolvency matters.

Sean has over 25 years’ experience in both court-supervised and out of court restructurings. With experience advising all parties, including public and private debtors and creditors, major financial institutions and lenders, monitors, receivers and trustees, private capital including distressed equity funds and other financiers, he understands all perspectives of financial restructuring matters, enabling efficient and timely advice when challenging business circumstances arise. Whether a CCAA proceeding or complex restructuring matter, Sean is known for taking a creative and business-oriented approach both in the boardroom and the courtroom which has attracted clients in a variety of industries throughout Canada and the US.

Sean is a frequent speaker to members of the bar, licensed insolvency trustees and other professional associations in relation to insolvency and financial restructuring matters. He is a member of a variety of professional organizations related to financial restructuring and insolvency including the Insolvency Institute of Canada.