Puya Fesharaki

Puya Fesharaki



Puya is an associate practising exclusively in the area of corporate restructuring and insolvency. He acts for debtors, lenders and court officers in complex domestic and cross-border restructurings and insolvencies.

Puya obtained his law degree from Osgoode Hall Law School, where he won several awards and worked as a research assistant. Prior to becoming a lawyer, Puya worked as a project and financial analyst for industry-leading companies in the pharmaceutical and retail sectors.

Representative Mandates

  • Counsel to the Applicants in the CCAA proceedings of Boreal Capital Partners Ltd. and its affiliates, a multi-residential development conglomerate with more than $55 million in secured debt, which successfully restructured under the CCAA.
  • Assisted the TGF team representing Westmoreland Coal Company as Canadian counsel in connection with a USD$110 million recapitalization and restructuring transaction
  • Represented TELoIP Inc. in connection with its restructuring under the CCAA
  • Regularly represents national banks in insolvency and enforcement proceedings

Professional Involvement

Puya is an executive member of:

  • The Ontario Bar Association, Insolvency Section
  • The Advocates’ Society, Insolvency Litigation Practice Group

Recent professional appearances include:


  • J.D. (Osgoode Hall Law School), 2015
  • B.Comm (Hons.) (Queen’s University), 2011