Warren Nishimura
Warren Nishimura
(403) 260-9664
(403) 260-9700
855 2nd St SW, Suite 3500, Bankers Hall, East Twr, Calgary, AB
Year called to bar: 1997 (AB)
As a transaction lawyer, Warren provides practical business-based advice and structures solutions with a view to furthering his clients' long-term strategic objectives. He focuses on the timely resolution of issues and on closing transactions quickly and efficiently. Warren acts as lead counsel on large syndicated credit facilities including project finance primarily in the energy sector. Many of these transactions are cross-border, predominantly involving the US, but also Europe, Australia, and both South and Central America. Warren works directly with the lead banks and corporate treasury departments and regularly manages divergent views in particular while handling in and out of court restructurings or the financing requirements associated with mergers & acquisitions. In addition to domestic and international banks, Warren regularly advises private equity investors on their debt and quasi-debt investments.
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