Projects

Our preeminent global projects team has extensive experience in project finance structures around the world, representing lenders, sponsors, developers, institutional investors, contractors and operators in major domestic and cross-border financings.

Our lawyers take an innovative approach to debt and equity financing, enabling us to provide commercial and practical solutions to manage risk and ensure that projects reach a timely and cost-effective financial close. We offer clients a comprehensive understanding of the issues impacting the project finance sector and deliver sound legal advice on all aspects of a transaction.

Our experience spans regional, national and cross-border financings throughout the world, with particular experience across key industry sectors including financial institutions; energy; infrastructure, mining and commodities; transport; technology and innovation; and life sciences and healthcare.

Our global team has recently been strengthened by our June 2017 combination with Chadbourne & Parke, which has a reputation of excellence in the global project finance sector and is one of the largest project finance practices in the world.

Our areas of work include

  • Agency finance
  • Asset finance, including equipment financing
  • Debt financing
  • Energy projects, including LNG, oil and gas, renewables and power and transmission
  • Infrastructure financing
  • Lobbying
  • M&A
  • Mining
  • Political risk insurance
  • Public-private partnerships (PPP)
  • Structured financing
  • Tax equity
  • Telecom financing
  • Transport
  • Workouts and restructurings

Awards and accolades

  • Chambers Canada, Nationwide: Projects: PPP and Infrastructure, Chambers and Partners, 2018
  • Chambers Canada, Nationwide: Public Procurement, Chambers and Partners, 2018
  • Chambers Global, Canada: Projects: PPP and Infrastructure, Chambers and Partners, 2018
  • Legal 500 Canada: Infrastructure and Projects, The Legal 500, 2018
  • Legal 500 Canada, Public Procurement, The Legal 500, 2018

Client Work