Corporate Law Milton Ontario - Our Banking & Project Finance Group helps lenders and borrowers in various financing options. The variety of loan and other commercial credit facilities we serve vary from simple letters of credit to complex multi-jurisdictional credit facilities (secured and unsecured, non-syndicated and syndicated). A number of transactions have involved public sector credit facilities.
We have acted as a borrower and lender counsel in order to facilitate numerous syndicated credit facilities that have increased capital in the hundreds of millions of dollars. We have amongst our clientèle, manufacturers of auto parts, pipe coating and manufacturing companies, restaurant franchisees, and huge moving and storage businesses. We have assisted borrowers, in industries as diverse as home appliances and restaurant franchising, so as to secure a wide range of acquisition financing by making use of sale-leaseback transactions, senior debt, and mezzanine and subordinated lending. Our Banking & Project Finance Group has particular strength within four transactional fields: asset securitization, project finance, real estate finance, and subordinated debt and mezzanine financing.
Our group that looks after Banking & Project Finance act for borrowers and lenders in asset-based loans that need making use of inventory, receivables, leased equipment, bond obligations, and various other assets as collateral. Among our clients are a technology company, a video game distributor, and different other companies with difficult requirements for cross-border security and guarantees. We serve borrower clients who have sales and manufacturing operations within the United States, Canada and overseas.
Our group of litigators has accumulated numerous years of skill documenting the needed covenants for reserves, reporting and cash management. We likewise act for numerous borrowers on asset-based loans that are made by nearly all major market lenders.
Our company has expertise navigating the difficulties of regulatory, legal and financial issues included within the financing of huge projects, like the structure of power plants, pulp mills, industrial facilities, mines, other capital-intensive building projects and real estate developments. For these difficult structures, we offer project finance help to both borrowers and lenders. On the lender side, our experience consists of advising on construction financing and subsequent sale of a hydroelectric facility. We even represent pension fund managers as lenders in first mortgage project financing for the construction of commercial real estate projects.
Real Estate Finance
We have good working relations together with numerous financial institutions, having been successful in helping with construction finance and commercial mortgage involving real estate acquisition and development. In addition, we advise clients about loan structures. We can negotiate and settle financing documents from both the lender's and borrower's perspectives. The handling of environmental due diligence is part of documenting and closing these financing transactions. In circumstances of foreclosure or default, our aim is to be able to assist lenders maximize debt recovery by advising about mortgage remedies and security enforcement options.
Subordinated Debt and Mezzanine Financing
Our lawyers within Banking & Project Finance have the experience to be able to assist the numerous entrepreneurial and mid-market businesses in their pursuit of financing options that occupy the market range between common equity and senior debt. Usually these transactions allow our clients to bridge the gap between equity and senior debt financing to seek out acquisitions and various opportunities. With our help, lenders are able to secure the return and control they require whereas borrowers are enabled to obtain the resources they require for growth. As we negotiate the priorities and subordination agreements amongst the various classes of creditors, we can structure the financing package for the notes or debentures to involve equity shares, sale-leaseback arrangements and convertible preferred shares.
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