Guneev Bhinder has a broad commercial litigation practice with a focus on complex disputes in banking and finance, securities litigation, arbitration and corporate governance and insolvency matters.

Guneev has appeared before the Ontario Superior Court and the Divisional Court. She regularly represents clients before the Commercial List Court in Toronto. She is an active member of The Advocates’ Society and volunteers for Pro Bono Law Ontario.

Writing on a variety of subjects, Guneev has co-authored articles on insider trading, the Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act, and the effects of COVID-19 on insolvencies in the cannabis industry

During law school, Guneev served as a teaching assistant for the Dispute Resolution Practicum and a senior caseworker at the Business Law Clinic.

Rankings & Recognition

  • John A. Kavanagh Memorial Scholarship, University of Ottawa
  • Second Place Winner, Denton’s Ottawa Negotiation Competition

Community Involvement

  • Volunteer with Pro Bono Law Ontario

Directorships & Affiliations

  • Law Society of Ontario
  • The Advocates’ Society

Education & Admissions

Called to the Ontario bar
JDUniversity of Ottawa
BBAUniversity of Toronto


Insights (8 Posts)

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Supreme Court of Canada Modernizes the Interpretation of Releases

The Supreme Court of Canada in its recent decision determined that releases are to be interpreted using general contract principles and no special rules apply.

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Aug 11, 2021
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Capital Markets Modernization Taskforce Recommendations – Modernizing Enforcement and Enhancing Investor Protection

McMillan commentary on the Capital Markets Modernization Taskforce's recommendations regarding Enforcement and Enhancing Investor Protection.

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May 12, 2021
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Update: Ontario Resumes Limitation Periods and Procedural Deadlines

Ontario limitation periods and procedural deadlines will resume running on September 14, 2020.

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Aug 25, 2020
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Has COVID-19 Lit the Fuse on Insolvencies in the Canadian Cannabis Industry?

We look at the recent market analysis of the Canadian cannabis industry and challenges in cannabis restructuring.

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Apr 9, 2020
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COVID-19: Ontario Suspends Limitation Periods and Procedural Deadlines

Ontario Government made an order suspending limitation periods and procedural deadlines in proceedings in Ontario.

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Mar 22, 2020
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No Insider Trading Without Clear Evidence

"The Ontario Securities Commission's decision on insider trading and importance of clear, convincing and cogent

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Dec 19, 2019
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Court Counsels Engagement with Creditor before Ruling on Proofs of Claim

Court offers guidance on approach to an appeal from a notice of disallowance or determination of a claim by a trustee under section s. 135(4) of the BIA.

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Sep 16, 2019
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Temporary layoff: Constructive dismissal if not provided for in the contract

Temporary layoff: Constructive dismissal if not provided for in the contract

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Jul 14, 2016