333 Bay St, Suite 3400, Bay Adelaide Ctr, W Twr, Toronto, ON
Year called to bar: 1989 (ON)
Partner. 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 and M&A transactions. Regularly advises on novel securitization transactions and programs, financial and commodity derivatives, public and private equity investments, governance, the development of legislation, regulation, and policy, and navigating the regulatory landscape. Clients include domestic and international regulated financial institutions, securities dealers and advisers, asset managers, mortgage lenders, financing companies, payment processors, and fintech companies, as well as public and private businesses, hedge funds and investment funds, federal and provincial governments, governmental agencies, crown corporations, self-regulatory organizations, private family offices, and high-net-worth individuals. Recognized as a leading lawyer in 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.