Wendy joined Garfinkle Biderman in 1991 as an articling student and became a partner in 1999.  She specializes in all areas of insolvency and commercial litigation with a strong focus on property-related litigation.  Wendy acts for both property owners, builders, contractors and sub-contractors in construction lien matters, as well as for private lenders in mortgage enforcement matters and property owners with respect to ownership disputes, including Partition and Sale proceedings, Certificates of Pending Litigation, actions for specific performance to enforce agreements of purchase and sale and injunctive proceedings.  She also represents commercial landlords in tenancy disputes.

Experience
  • Extensive knowledge of all areas of insolvency and commercial litigation; and
  • Has appeared before the Residential Landlord and Tenant Board.
Education

1999 LL.M., Osgoode Hall, York University (Banking and Financial Services Law)
1993 Call to the Bar in Ontario
1991 LL.B., Osgoode Hall, York University
1988 B.A., McGill University (Psychology)

Associations/Memberships
  • Law Society of Upper Canada; and
  • Canadian Bar Association.
Relevant transactions
  • Recently represented a lender in the enforcement of multiple mortgages given by limited partners to support their investments, including the defence of a significant counterclaim alleging misrepresentation by the lender.  She succeeded at the trial level and at the Court of Appeal and successfully opposed a motion for leave to appeal to the Supreme Court of Canada; and
  • Recently succeeded on a motion to have a construction lien registered against a hotel for over $1.2 Million declared expired and discharged.

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wgreenspoon@garfinkle.com

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