Aditya Badami

Norton Rose Fulbright LLP

United Kingdom
T:+44 20 7444 3301
United Kingdom
T:+44 20 7444 3301
Aditya Badami

Aditya Badami

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Aditya Badami is an insolvency and restructuring lawyer in our London office.

Aditya's practice focuses on insolvency, financial restructuring, and complex business litigation. He advises debtors, creditors, and insolvency professionals in Canadian and UK insolvency proceedings. As a securities litigator, Aditya has experience representing boards of directors in options backdating disputes and in securities class actions.

Originally based in Calgary, Aditya is currently practising in our London office. He previously practised law at international law firms in Toronto and Calgary.  Aditya also teaches law at the University of Calgary, Faculty of Law.

Professional experience

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  • J.D., University of Toronto, 2012
  • B.A. (Hons.), McGill University, 2009
  • Alberta 2014
  • Ontario 2013
  • Ernst & Young, Alvarez & Marsal, and FTI Consulting Canada – advised on various CCAA restructurings and BIA receiverships, including the Reid Built, Twin Butte, LGX, and Regent proceedings
    • National Bank of Canada v Twin Butte Energy Ltd, 2017 ABQB 608
    • Cansearch Resources Ltd v Regent Resources Ltd, 2017 ABQB 535
    • Edmonton (City) v Alvarez & Marsal Canada Inc, 2019 ABCA 109
    • Royal Bank of Canada v Reid-Built Homes Ltd, 2018 ABQB 124
    • Canada (Attorney General) v Ernst & Young Inc, 2019 ABCA 180
    • Regent Resources Ltd (Re), 2018 ABQB 669
  • Alberta Treasury Branches and National Bank of Canada – assisted with various receiverships, including the Northpoint, Kinwest, and Waldron proceedings
  • Brookfield Asset Management – supported with defending a lawsuit appealed to the Supreme Court of Canada
    • McDonald v Brookfield Asset Management Inc., 2016 ABCA 375, leave to appeal to Supreme Court of Canada refused
  • TELUS – advised on various disputes
  • TransAlta – assisted with various disputes and legal opinions
  • The University of Calgary – appeared as counsel in defence of a mandatory injunction application
    • Students' Association of the University of Calgary v University of Calgary, 2016 ABQB 550
  • Shell Canada – on various appellate proceedings related to significant energy projects before the Federal Court of Canada
  • Various insurers – supporting with coverage opinions
  • Annual Review of Insolvency Law, panel speaker on municipal tax priority in insolvency
  • Canadian Bar Association, panel speaker on diversity in the legal profession
  • Wordfest, panel moderator at 'Sane takes on an insane world' 
  • Sessional lecturer, University of Calgary, Faculty of Law
  • Canadian Bar Association
    • Member of council - Alberta Branch
    • Past member of editorial committee (Law Matters)
  • Law Society of Upper Canada 
  • Law Society of Alberta
  • WordFest, past member of the board of directors
  • Summit Leaders, member of the board of directors