Partner in the firm’s Financial Services Group. Practice focuses on project finance and secured lending. Regularly advises on project finance transactions in the energy, infrastructure and mining sectors including mergers and acquisitions. Recent transactions include: acting as lead counsel for borrower in connection with a $832-million refinancing of a 870 MW gas fired combined cycle power generation facility in Ontario which project won Project Finance’s 2013 North American Single Asset Deal of the Year Award; lenders in connection with a $1.10-billion multi-sourced project finance for a Canadian renewable power generation portfolio achieved through three separate financings, with two of the financings provided by life insurance companies and one by a foreign ECA and a syndicate of Japanese commercial banks; lenders in connection with a $180-million project financing of a 62 MW run of the river hydroelectric generating facility located in British Columbia; lenders in connection with a $580-million project financing of a 260 MW gas fired combined cycle power generation facility in the in the Province of Saskatchewan; and lenders for a purchaser in connection with a $420 million acquisition ofsolar portfolio comprised of a total of 105MW. Admitted to the Ontario Bar in 2002.