100 King St W, Suite 6200, 1 First Cdn Pl, PO Box 50, Toronto, ON
Year called to bar: 1995 (ON)
Richard's practice focuses on banking, structured finance, and public and private securitization. Richard is an expert in cross-border financing transactions. He represents both borrowers and lenders in a variety of secured transactions, and his range of experience includes numerous domestic commercial lending transactions, domestic and cross-border syndicated loan transactions, and domestic and cross-border public and private asset securitizations. Richard also assists a number of the firm’s retail clients with their ongoing financing-related matters. Richard has spoken extensively in the areas of corporate lending, personal property security law, and securitization.
On December 31, 2015, Centric Health Corporation completed the divestment of its physiotherapy, rehabilitation and medical assessment businesses to an affiliate of Audax Private Equity, a member of the Audax Group, for $245 million plus up to $5 million in contingent consideration.
On April 29, 2015, Mitel Networks Corporation, a global leader in business communications, acquired Mavenir Systems, Inc., creating a global leader in converged IP communications. Mitel expects to expand its total addressable market by approximately US$14 billion by 2018, positioning the company to capitalize on increasing demand for 4G LTE services.
On October 3, 2006 Georgia Gulf Corporation of Atlanta, Georgia completed its previously announced acquisition of Royal Group Technologies Limited of Toronto in an all cash and assumed debt transaction, which values Royal Group at approximately $1.7 billion. The closing of the acquisition brings to an end a 16-month public sale process for Royal Group that began in May 2005 ...