Jim S. Hong

Jim S. Hong

Partner
Toronto: 416.865.7369
Fax 416.865.7380

Education

LLB, 1999
University of Toronto
BComm (Gold Medallist—University College), 1996
University of Toronto

Bar Admissions

Ontario, 2001

Overview

Jim Hong practises corporate, commercial and securities law with a focus on public and private managed products, structured asset-backed financings, securitizations and derivatives. He is recognized as a leading practitioner in banking and finance. Jim is a co-author of the Canada Chapter of The International Comparative Legal Guide to Securitisation, published by Global Legal Group, London. Before he joined Torys, Jim practised in the international securitization group of a major U.K. law firm based in London, where he advised on debt refinancing, RMBS and CDO transactions.

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Recognition

Chambers & Partners’ Chambers Global: World’s Leading Lawyers for Business, The Client’s GuideLeading lawyer in banking and finance: securitization (2010-2014)

Lexpert/Thomson Reuters' Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory—Leading lawyer in asset securitization (2011-2014)

Best Lawyers' Best Lawyers in Canada—Leading lawyer in structured finance law (2008-2015)

Chambers & Partners’ Chambers Global: World’s Leading Lawyers for Business, The Client’s Guide—Up and coming lawyer in banking and finance: securitization (2009)

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Professional Involvement

Jim is an adjunct professor of law at Osgoode Hall Law School where he teaches commercial law.