Patrice Beaudin is a partner of McMillan's Financial Services Group. His practice is focused on corporate finance, including domestic and cross-border syndicated financings, securitizations, leases, and leasing. He routinely acts for both lenders and borrowers in a variety of debt financings. Patrice is listed in The Best Lawyers in Canada 2015 as a leader in banking and finance law and structured finance law. Recent transactions include (i) acting for a Québec based publicly traded company and its subsidiaries with respect to aggregate banking facilities of US$1,200 million to finance, inter alia, an acquisition of US$1,310 million; and (ii) acting for a Québec-based privately owned concern in the metal recycling industry with respect to aggregate revolving facilities of $500 million (with an additional $200 million accordion feature) made available by a syndicate of 12 banks. Before practising as a lawyer, Patrice practised as a Chartered Accountant.