Paul Raymond is a senior partner of Norton Rose Fulbright in Canada with wide-ranging domestic and international experience, principally in the United States, Europe and emerging markets. He is experienced in corporate and securities law, financings and business acquisitions and sales. He has been involved in debt and equity financing of private and public corporations, governments and Crown corporations by way of private or public offerings acting on behalf of issuers and underwriters. He has acted in various transactions for the purchase or sale of businesses, as well as in mergers and reorganizations. Mr. Raymond has also been involved in various structured finance transactions. He is a member of the CBA. Québec Bar (1986). He is recognized in a variety of legal rankings, including Best Lawyers in Canada (2010–2017): corporate law; mergers & acquisitions law; project finance law; securities law, Best Lawyers in Canada (2015–2017) for banking and finance, Chambers Canada (2016–2017): corporate/commercial: Ontario, IFLR1000: (2012–2017) leading lawyer in mergers & acquisitions and The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory (2012–2016): recommended in Corporate Commercial Law; Corporate Finance & Securities; Corporate Mid-Market; Mergers & Acquisitions.