Susan M. Grundy
General Counsel and Partner | Toronto
Toronto: 416-863-2572

Susan is the Firm's General Counsel. As General Counsel, she is a member of the Firm's management team responsible for risk management, including conflicts, compliance, insurance and other legal risks affecting the Firm, and for continuing education on risk management issues.

She is also a Partner in the Firm's Restructuring & Insolvency group and was the co-leader of that practice from 1995 to 2005. She has extensive experience in insolvency proceedings of all kinds in domestic and cross-border cases on behalf of both debtors and creditors in a broad range of industries.

AWARDS & RECOGNITION

Susan received a Lexpert Zenith Award: Celebrating Leading Women Lawyers in 2013 and a Trailblazer Award from the Turnaround Management Association in 2012. In 2003, she was named one of "Canada's Top 25 Women Lawyers" by Lexpert magazine.

She is a fellow of the Insolvency Institute of Canada and has been recognized as a leading insolvency and corporate restructuring lawyer in many publications including:

  • The Best Lawyers in Canada 2017
  • IFLR1000: The Guide to the World's Leading Financial Law Firms - 2016 Edition

  • The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory 2016
  • IFLR1000: The Guide to the World's Leading Financial Law Firms - 2015 Edition
  • Legal Media Group's Guide to the World's Leading Women in Business Law 2015
  • Chambers Global: The World's Leading Lawyers for Business 2013
  • Who's Who Legal: Insolvency and Restructuring 2013
  • Who's Who Legal: Business 2013
  • Legal Media Group's Guide to the World's Leading Banking, Finance and Transactional Law 2013 (Insolvency and Restructuring)