333 Bay St, Suite 3400, Bay Adelaide Ctr, W Twr, Toronto, ON
Year called to bar: 1993
Partner in the Banking & Finance and Hospitality Groups. Recognized as a leading banking lawyer by The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory, Chambers Canada, Euromoney’s Guide to the World’s Leading Banking Lawyers, Legal 500 Canada, Best Lawyers in Canada, and IFLR 1000. Represents financial institutions and debtors in complex domestic and cross-border lending transactions. Has been involved in several debt restructurings representing both creditors and debtors. Recent transactions include representation of a large New York–based fund in connection with credit facilities to (i) one of Canada’s largest producers of cannabis and (ii) Canada’s largest operator of fitness facilities; an established high-growth, global renewables platform in connection with its syndicated financing; one of Canada’s leading providers of equipment rentals and services in connection with its syndicated credit facilities; Bank of Montreal in connection with credit facilities to a leading Canadian owner and operator of student housing facilities; Andlauer Healthcare Group Inc. in connection with its syndicated financing. David is a co-author of the Canada chapters of Law Business Research Ltd’s The Acquisition and Leveraged Finance Review and The Lending and Secured Finance Review.