Paul Avis has extensive experience in banking, finance and real estate. He routinely counsels and represents Canadian and foreign financial institutions on the structuring and implementation of domestic, cross border and international financing transactions. Paul's work encompasses all areas of debt financing, including syndicated loans, asset based lending, real estate project and portfolio financing, receivables financing, capital call facilities, repo loans and subordinated debt and mezzanine loans. Paul has acted for and advises financial institutions in the development and maintenance of standard loan and security documentation. His practice also includes acting on loan portfolio acquisitions and divestitures for institutional and other clients.