66 Wellington St W, Suite 5300, TD Bank Twr, Toronto, ON
Year called to bar: 1979 (ON)
Counsel in the firm’s Projects Group in Toronto. Practice centres on infrastructure, project finance, procurement, and project development, particularly in the areas of complex provincial and federal procurements for equipment (rail, defence), civil, and building infrastructures. Recent engagements involve representing Infrastructure Ontario, Metrolinx, OLGC, universities, and hospitals in a variety of alternative financing and public–private partnerships projects, and on federal procurements for passenger trains and naval patrol and combatant vessels. Currently advising the Ontario Government on two new subway construction projects and on the achievement of Transit Oriented Development by the Government at several stations locations on these two and on a third new subway construction project. Mr. Willcocks is consistently recognized for his expertise in leading legal directories including Chambers Global: The World’s Leading Lawyers for Business, Chambers Canada, The Best Lawyers in Canada, The Legal 500 (Canada), International Financial Law Review 1000, Martindale-Hubbell, and the International Who’s Who Legal. Admitted to the Ontario Bar in 1979.
City Centre Terminal Corp., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Porter Aviation Holdings Inc. (PAHI), completed the sale of substantially all of its assets, including the passenger terminal at Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport (BBTCA), to Nieuport Aviation Infrastructure Partners GP (Nieuport), a consortium of Canadian and international infrastructure equity investors.