595 Burrard St, Suite 2600, PO Box 49314, 3 Bentall Ctr, Vancouver, BC
Year called to bar: 2006 (ON); 2013 (BC)
Jake's practice focuses primarily on banking, corporate and commercial lending, acquisition finance, lease and equipment financing, commercial real estate lending, financial restructuring and asset-based lending. He has a broad range of experience managing transactions, advising financial institutions, other lenders and borrowers, and working on domestic and cross-border secured and unsecured financings. His clients include Canadian, US and international financial institutions, specialty lenders and a range of corporate borrowers in various industries, as well as sponsors and other specialized funds. Jake's industry expertise includes agricultural lending and agribusiness, the mining and natural resources sectors, life sciences, biotechnology and healthcare, equipment financing, construction and construction services, real estate, forestry, and marine/admiralty matters. His transactional experience includes bilateral, syndicated and club loan arrangements, mezzanine, second-lien, high-yield and subordinated financings, restructuring arrangements, lease financings, convertible debt financings and complex intercreditor situations.