Michel La Roche is a Partner in the Montréal office of Miller Thomson. He specializes in securities, securities enforcement, insolvency and corporate restructuring.
His clientele includes financial institutions, business corporations, trustees and financial institutions corporate counsels.
He has developed a particular expertise in restructuring, financing, winding-up, bankruptcy and commercial fraud matters, and is regularly involved in asset purchases and sales for corporations, predominantly in the real estate, construction, manufacturing, distribution and services industries.
Mr. La Roche has pleaded before the Superior Court, the Québec Court of Appeal, the Federal Court, the Federal Court of Appeal as well as the Supreme Court of Canada.
He is often asked to act as guest speaker by various financial institutions and bodies, such as the Canadian Institute.Mr. La Roche was named to the list of the Best Lawyers in Canada 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016 as a leading lawyer in the area of insolvency.