Patrice Benoit is a partner in Gowlings' Montréal office. Specializing in corporate restructuring, insolvency and commercial litigation, he is a member of the Corporate restructuring national practice group.
Patrice represents financial institutions, venture capital corporations, accounting firms, trustees in bankruptcy, trade creditors, as well as companies from various industry sectors. He works primarily in all insolvency-related fields, whether on corporate restructuring and corporate reorganizations under the Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act or the Companies’ Creditors Arrangement Act, on the realization of security or other forms of liquidation of assets. He regularly appears before the Superior Court of Québec (Civil and Commercial Chambers) and the Court of Appeal of Québec.
He is often called upon to speak on banking law and insolvency related matters.