333 Bay St, Suite 3400, Bay Adelaide Ctr, W Twr, Toronto, ON
Year called to bar: 1993
Partner in the Banking & Finance Law. Practice focuses on banking and finance transactions. Recognized as a leading banking lawyer by Chambers Global, Euromoney’s Guide to the World’s Leading Banking Lawyers, The Best Lawyers in Canada, and IFLR 1000. Represents North American and overseas 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 leading licensed producer of cannabis in connection with a credit facility provided by a syndicate of lenders; Sienna Seniors Living Inc., an operator of seniors housing facilities, in connection with recent syndicated financings; Bank of Montreal in connection with credit facilities to a leading print media company and a leading construction firm; Andlauer Healthcare Group Inc. in connection with a financing related to its initial public offering; and lending syndicate in connection with a financing for CM Solutions Inc., for its acquisition of D+H Collateral Management Corp. Has also co-authored articles in the Canada chapters of Law Business Research Ltd.’s The Acquisition and Leveraged Finance Review and The Lending and Secured Finance Review.