79 Wellington St W, Suite 3000, Box 270, TD Ctr, Toronto, ON
Year called to bar: 1984 (ON); 2001 (New York)
Practice focuses on corporate and commercial law, with an emphasis on structured asset-backed financing, securitization, private M&A, capital markets, secured lending, aircraft financing and derivatives. Has represented issuers and underwriters on various public and private securitizations and sellers and conduit sponsors on asset-backed commercial paper transactions. Also has particular experience in the broad financial services industry, involving numerous asset classes, including residential and commercial mortgages, auto loans and leases, personal lines of credit, credit cards and trade receivables. Ontario Bar, 1984. New York Bar, 2001. LLM, 1992, Osgoode Hall Law School, York University. LLB, 1982, University of Toronto.
On April 29, 2016, the Bank of Nova Scotia (Scotiabank) sold the business operations and assets of Roynat Lease Finance, a lease financing business and a division of Roynat Inc., to Meridian Credit Union Limited (Meridian), Ontario’s largest credit union.