Practising extensively in the area of complex commercial transactions, Rick focuses on larger-scale projects and financings primarily in the energy sector, including oil sands projects, pipeline projects, LNG projects, and P3 infrastructure projects. Rick’s clients include major banks and project sponsors and he has developed strong relationships with the key project lending specialists within the major Canadian banks. He also has significant experience and expertise in high yield financing transactions (both cross border and domestic), term loan B financings as well as joint venture transactions generally. Rick has been recognized in The Best Lawyers in Canada consistently from 2006 through 2018, in the areas of banking and project finance law. In addition, Rick and has been recognized numerous times by Best Lawyers as the Calgary Banking Law Lawyer of the Year or the Calgary Project Finance Law Lawyer of the Year.