Alexis focuses primarily on syndicated debt and structured financing, acting for both domestic and international financiers and debtors. He has significant experience with structuring and documenting equipment financings, leveraged financings, asset-based financings, franchise financing arrangements, margin loans, securitizations, receivables financings and hotel financings. Alexis is the coordinator of the firm's Government & Public Sector Group and Co-Lead of the Blakes Cannabis Group. Alexis has advised financial institutions, licensed producers, agrifood businesses, investors, financiers and others on cannabis-related transactions. He also advises on public law, political law and lobbying matters. Alexis has served as a political strategist for several current and former senior federal, provincial and municipal public office holders. He also currently sits on the Toronto Area Committee of Legal Aid Ontario.