Yoine Goldstein

CounselMcMillan LLPInsolvency & Restructuring; Finance

Hon. Yoine J. Goldstein is the senior legal consultant at McMillan LLP. Formerly a Canadian Senator, he has been elected a fellow of the American College of Bankruptcy, the Insolvency Institute of Canada and the American College of Trial Lawyers.

Hon. Yoine J. Goldstein is the senior legal consultant at McMillan LLP. Formerly a Canadian Senator, he has been elected a fellow of the American College of Bankruptcy, the Insolvency Institute of Canada and the American College of Trial Lawyers. He continues to be involved in major commercial restructurings, pleads commercial and bankruptcy cases at all Court levels and continues to lecture and publish in the field of bankruptcy and insolvency.

Education

  • Université de Lyon (LL.D.), 1960
  • Université de Lyon (D.E.C.D.), 1959
  • McGill University (B.C.L.), 1958
  • McGill University (B.A.), 1955

Bar Admission

  • Quebec, 1961

Associations

  • Federal Personal Insolvency Task Force, President (2000, until completion and tabling of the Report) , 2000
  • The Insolvency Institute of Canada, Founding Director and member of the National Executive Committee
  • Lord Reading Law Society, President, 1972-1973
  • Canadian Bar Association, Member of Committee on Insolvency, 1968-1980; Founding Director and Québec Chairman, Québec Section on Bankruptcy, 1985-1989

Awards & Honours

  • Queen's Diamond Jubilee Medal , 2012
  • Listed in The Best Lawyers in Canada 2014 as a leading practitioner in Insolvency and Financial Restructuring Law