Derek R.G. Vesey
Year called to the Bar:
Corporate partner with broad practice encompassing corporate finance, banking, private equity, PPP transactions, corporate reorganizations and general corporate matters. Has acted as counsel to borrowers, arrangers and banking syndicates in numerous renewable energy, infrastructure and other project financings, medium and long-term debt offerings, domestic and international syndicated bank financings and restructurings. Has played a lead role in numerous major syndicated credit facilities acting for both borrowers and lenders and is actively involved in our private equity group. Also provides advice to clients involved in public-private infrastructure projects and has acted on a large number of public and private acquisitions as well as numerous corporate reorganizations. Recognized for banking & finance in Chambers Global: The World's Leading Lawyers for Business. Recognized as a leading business law practitioner by Who's Who Legal: Canada in the area of banking where he is described as "super-intelligent and highly skilled". LLB, Osgoode Hall Law School (Silver Medallist) (1996). Called to Ontario Bar (1998).