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Global Canada Project Finance

The financing and refinancing of infrastructure and industrial projects using a non-recourse or limited recourse financial structure. Chambers considers work for lenders as well as borrowers in this section.

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Band 1
  1. Carol D Pennycook
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    Carol D Pennycook
    Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg LLP
    Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg LLP | Project Finance
    Global 2022 | Band 1 | 22 Years Ranked
    Toronto-based Carol Pennycook acts for both borrowers and lenders on both domestic and multi-jurisdictional financing transactions.
  2. Chris Bennett
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    Chris Bennett
    Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
    Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP | Project Finance
    Global 2022 | Band 1 | 15 Years Ranked
    Premier infrastructure and PPP practitioner Chris Bennett offers a wealth of experience out of the firm's Toronto office, representing an enviable client list consisting of lenders, proponents and sponsors active across an array of industry sectors.
  3. Linda G Brown
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    Linda G Brown
    McCarthy Tétrault LLP
    McCarthy Tétrault LLP | Project Finance
    Global 2022 | Band 1 | 12 Years Ranked
    Operating out of the firm's Vancouver office, Linda Brown continues to be synonymous with the Canadian infrastructure project finance space, frequently representing proponents and lenders in navigating the bidding, procurement and financing processes related to infrastructure projects.
  4. Nicholas C Williams
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    Nicholas C Williams
    Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg LLP
    Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg LLP | Project Finance
    Global 2022 | Band 1 | 16 Years Ranked
    Based in Toronto, Nicholas Williams is respected for his experienced counsel on project financing mandates. He represents institutional investors, insurance companies and developers in both Canadian and US projects.
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Band 2
  1. Brian C Kelsall
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    Brian C Kelsall
    Fasken
    Fasken | Project Finance
    Global 2022 | Band 2 | 13 Years Ranked
    Based in Toronto, Brian Kelsall advises clients across a suite of industry sectors including infrastructure, energy and natural resources, and is respected for his handling of infrastructure development and project finance mandates.
  2. Catherine Doyle
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    Catherine Doyle
    Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP
    Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP | Project Finance
    Global 2022 | Band 2 | 12 Years Ranked
    Catherine Doyle is renowned in the Canadian PPP and infrastructure space for her representation across project finance and development over a suite of sectors. Based in Toronto, she handles major projects on behalf of proponents, investors and consortiums.
  3. Jamie Templeton
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    Jamie Templeton
    Stikeman Elliott LLP
    Stikeman Elliott LLP | Project Finance
    Global 2022 | Band 2 | 5 Years Ranked
    Vancouver partner Jamie Templeton is noted for his deep expertise in the representation of lenders in the project development process and is frequently instructed on financing and investment mandates across sectors including energy and public infrastructure.
  4. Ian Bendell
    DLA Piper (Canada) LLP | Project Finance
    Global 2022 | Band 2
  5. Michael S. Allen
    Farris LLP | Project Finance
    Global 2022 | Band 2
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Band 3
  1. Aaron Fransen
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    Aaron Fransen
    Stikeman Elliott LLP
    Stikeman Elliott LLP | Project Finance
    Global 2022 | Band 3 | 4 Years Ranked
    Toronto-based Aaron Fransen enjoys increasing acclaim for his work on energy infrastructure projects. He is additionally praised by market participants for his knowledge of projects involving Indigenous communities.
  2. Ahsan Mirza
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    Ahsan Mirza
    McMillan LLP
    McMillan LLP | Project Finance
    Global 2022 | Band 3 | 2 Years Ranked
    Ahsan Mirza represents a portfolio of lenders and borrowers active across infrastructure and project finance developments. He is based in Toronto.
  3. Ella Plotkin
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    Ella Plotkin
    Fasken
    Fasken | Project Finance
    Global 2022 | Band 3 | 11 Years Ranked
    Leading the firm's infrastructure and projects group out of Toronto, Ella Plotkin covers a breadth of project finance matters pertaining to infrastructure and project development and is sought after for her handling of mandates covering sectors including transportation and energy.
  4. Scott A Kraag
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    Scott A Kraag
    Torys LLP
    Torys LLP | Project Finance
    Global 2022 | Band 3 | 4 Years Ranked
    Scott Kraag acts predominantly across the energy, PPP and mining spaces in the provision of project finance counsel out of the firm's Toronto office.
  5. Sébastien Vilder
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    Sébastien Vilder
    Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP
    Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP | Project Finance
    Global 2022 | Band 3 | 1 Years Ranked
    "He is an excellent project finance attorney who is very results-driven and has exceptional problem-solving skills in handling the most complex issues." "He understands the business requirements and, while he protects the interest of his clients very well, he most often finds acceptable positions in negotiations."
  6. Stephen Furlan
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    Stephen Furlan
    McCarthy Tétrault LLP
    McCarthy Tétrault LLP | Project Finance
    Global 2022 | Band 3 | 17 Years Ranked
    Based in Toronto, Stephen Furlan leverages a wealth of experience in the representation of lenders and borrowers engaged in project financing operations, offering particular expertise in relation to power and infrastructure projects.