Lee J. Cassey

Lee J. Cassey

Senior Associate
Toronto: 416.865.7960
Fax 416.865.7380


LLB (With Distinction), 2006
University of Western Ontario
BA (Honours, Gold Medalist), 2003
University of Windsor

Bar Admissions

New York, 2009 Ontario, 2007


Lee Cassey is an associate in the Capital Markets, Mergers & Acquisitions, Private Equity, and Restructuring groups. Lee has a diverse corporate practice with particular emphasis on mergers and acquisitions, investments, debt financings, corporate governance, and corporate restructurings. He has significant experience representing corporations, pension funds and private equity firms in connection with complex investments (acquisitions, financings, restructurings and other investment activities), including in distressed situations.

Representative Work

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Legal Media Group/Euromoney’s IFLR1000: The Guide to the World’s Leading Financial Law Firms—Leading Canadian lawyer in capital markets (2016-2017), financial restructuring (2016-2017)


Are Triangular Setoff Agreements Enforceable in Title 11 Cases?

Co-author, 83 American Bankruptcy Law Journal 325

Professional Involvement

Lee has also practiced business finance and restructuring law at two major New York law firms where he gained significant experience.