Katherine Wellburn

Katherine Wellburn is a senior lawyer practicing in the areas of bankruptcy and insolvency, commercial litigation, lawyers’ fees and costs, complex collections and fraud.

From 1993 to 2000, she was a Registrar of the Supreme Court of British Columbia and a Registrar in Bankruptcy, conducting bankruptcy hearings, assessments of costs, passing of accounts for estates of deceased persons and reviews of legal fees.

Katherine is an editor of the British Columbia Creditor’s Remedies Guide, the author of the chapter on Bankruptcy Remedies within that book and the author of the chapter on Reviews of Legal Fees in Practice Before the Registrar.  She is a regular speaker at the annual forum for the Canadian Association of Insolvency and Restructuring Practitioners.

Katherine acts for both creditors and debtors and is frequently called upon by trustees in bankruptcy and other lawyers to deal with insolvency issues and complex disputes about legal fees and costs.

She acts for individuals with debts, including tax debts, both at the Tax Court of Canada and through the use of proposals and other procedures under the Bankruptcy & Insolvency Act.


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