Tim specializes in asset management, debt finance and derivatives. He has acted for many of Canada’s largest and most sophisticated asset managers and has assisted with the establishment of numerous alternative investment funds, including hedge, credit, real estate, infrastructure, fund of funds and other investment vehicles. Tim is a leading practitioner in setting up complex master-feeder structures and regularly advises foreign asset managers and others with respect to regulatory and compliance issues. He is regularly sought out to advise on syndicated and asset-backed lending facilities and project finance. Tim’s lending clients include domestic and foreign banks and other institutional lenders. Numerous corporate and institutional end-users consult him for strategic advice on derivative transactions and their complex regulatory regimes. Tim has taught sections of the Advanced Business Law Workshop at Osgoode Hall Law School and regularly speaks and writes on topics related to investment funds, lending and derivatives. Tim is a former executive and legal counsel to the Alternative Investment Management Association and has been a member of the AIMA Legal and Regulatory Committee since 2009. Select Recognition: The Best Lawyers in Canada; Who’s Who Legal: Private Funds.