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Weinczok joins DLA Piper (Canada) LLP

Tuesday, December 05, 2017 @ 12:33 PM | By Carolyn Gruske

DLA Piper (Canada) LLP has named Mike Weinczok as a partner in its restructuring group.

Weinczok’s clients include creditors and financial institutions involved in international and cross-border reorganization as well as capital market participants dealing with undervalued or distressed investments. He also acts for indenture and collateral trustees in Canadian and cross-border reorganizations and commercial transactions.

In addition to expertise in all aspects of business restructuring, distress investing and commercial lending, Weinczok is also experienced 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,” said Robert Seidel, DLA Piper’s 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.”