Expert Guides names Derrick Tay among the world’s top 30 insolvency and restructuring practitioners

21 September 2016

Derrick Tay has been recognized as one of the top 30 insolvency and restructuring practitioners in the world in Euromoney/Legal Media Group’s Expert Guides: Best of the Best 2016.

A key resource for businesses and in-house counsel worldwide, the annual guide distinguishes the top 30 practitioners in 15 areas of law. The results are based on a comprehensive peer review process involving feedback from senior legal professionals and in-house counsel, extensive research, and in-depth interviews. 

Head of Gowling WLG’s Corporate Restructuring Practice, Tay is widely regarded as one of Canada’s leading insolvency lawyers. His practice encompasses all areas of insolvency and bankruptcy law, but focuses largely on the restructuring and reorganization of national and multinational debtor corporations.

Tay has been recognized by the top legal publications and ranking directories for more than two decades. In Chambers Canada 2016, he was recognized as the only “eminent practitioner” in restructuring and insolvency.

Armed with advanced knowledge and deep industry insight, Gowling WLG’s Corporate Restructuring Group advises major stakeholders on complex corporate restructurings across Canada — including cross-border and multi-jurisdictional insolvencies and restructurings. Our team's resources are mobile and completely integrated, ensuring we always have the right people in the right places to service the needs of our clients as effectively and efficiently as possible.