As a partner in Fuller Landau’s corporate Restructuring and Insolvency group, David has over 25 years of experience in public practice, with specific expertise across a range of industries including food and beverage, real estate, and distribution.

David has extensive experience in underperforming company turnaround and insolvency engagements for companies of all sizes. He advises on corporate reorganizations, receivership assignments, proposals, bankruptcy matters, liquidations, and business investigations. He is also a lead partner of Fuller Landau Debt Solutions, the firm’s consumer insolvency practice, providing debt management solutions to individuals in financial crisis.

Clients describe David as personable and honest; someone who takes charge and “rolls up his sleeves” to get the job done. He is known for his results-driven approach, ensuring clients receive attentive service and effective, actionable advice.

David is a member of Fuller Landau’s Food & Beverage Committee and a mentor to several members of the team. Outside of the office, he enjoys playing hockey, spending time with his family, and watching his younger daughter play sports. David is also an active volunteer in his local community and a member of the Knights of Columbus.

Academic Achievements, Memberships and Professional Designations

  • Member, Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants (CICA)
  • Member, Canadian Association of Insolvency and Restructuring Professionals (CAIRP)
  • Member, Turnaround Management Association (TMA)
  • Licensed Insolvency Trustee Designation – 1998
  • Chartered Insolvency and Restructuring Professional Designation – 1997
  • CPA Designation – 1993
  • Honours Bachelor of Commerce, University of Toronto – 1990

Community Initiatives/Community Organizations

  • Member, Italian Chamber of Commerce of Ontario
  • Member, Canadian Italian Business Professional Association
  • Member, Knights of Columbus 


David Filice

CPA, CA, CIRP, LIT Partner, Restructuring and Insolvency 416-645-6506

Practice Areas

  • Restructuring and Insolvency


  • Food & Beverage
  • Real Estate & Construction
  • Manufacturing & Distribution
  • Retail & Consumer Products
  • Information Technology
  • Finance & Insurance
  • Professional Services
  • Entertainment & Communications

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Toronto Corporate Restructuring

How Corporate Restructuring Can Benefit Healthy Businesses

David Filice • December 05, 2018

Most think of corporate restructuring as a way to save a failing business. This is for a good reason: a major function of corporate restructuring is to ‘course-correct’ a struggling business. However, it’s important to note that saving a business in distress isn’t the only function of restructuring. A Restructuring Effort Can Identify and Eliminate

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The Foundation of a Successful Toronto Corporate Restructuring

David Filice • November 21, 2018

A corporate restructuring can be the most challenging task that a business may ever have to undertake. Restructurings are most often a means of avoiding dire straits, be it an immediate crisis or a set of potential problems looming on the horizon. In this article, we will explore why a company may require corporate restructuring,

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The 4 Components to a Successful Corporate Restructuring

David Filice • July 16, 2018

Corporate restructuring can be a complex, sensitive, and stressful process and must be undertaken with the utmost care. It often represents a major business investment, typically conducted when a company is already in financial distress. So how can you ensure the best outcome for you and your stakeholders? In this blog post, we’ll review the

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