333 Bay St, Suite 3400, Bay Adelaide Ctr, W Twr, Toronto, ON
Year called to bar: 1989 (ON)
Partner and co-chair of the firm’s Opinions Committee. Leading financial services lawyer with expertise in structured finance, securitization, derivatives, wealth management and financial services regulation. Experience spans North American and European markets and includes capital markets, restructuring and M&A transactions. Regularly advises in novel securitizations, financial and commodity derivatives, public and private equity investments, governance, regulatory compliance, and legislative and policy development. Clients include domestic and international regulated financial institutions, broker-dealers, securities advisers, asset managers, crypto platforms, mortgage lenders and financing companies, providers of back-office financial services and solutions, fintech entrepreneurs, corporations, hedge funds and investment funds, federal and provincial governments, governmental agencies and crown corporations, private family offices and high net worth individuals. Recognized by Best Lawyers in Canada, Who’s Who Legal, Euromoney’s Guide to the World’s Leading Women in Business Law Expert Guide, Euromoney’s Banking, Finance and Transactional Expert Guide, The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory and the Lexpert Special Edition: Canada's Leading Finance and M&A Lawyers.
Ironshore Pharmaceuticals & Development, Inc. (Ironshore), a wholly owned subsidiary of Highland Therapeutics Inc., completed a US$200-million private placement of Senior Secured Notes due 2024. Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC acted as sole placement agent for the transaction.