Scott is head of the Torys Project Finance practice and co-head of the Banking and Debt Finance practice. Consistently recognized as one of Canada's leading project finance lawyers, Scott's practice focuses on corporate project finance, with particular emphasis on energy, infrastructure (P3) and mining. He has represented all of the principal parties on a variety of complex project finance transactions, including lenders, sponsors, equity investors, arrangers and underwriters, contractors, service providers and public authorities.
Scott also has extensive experience in corporate banking transactions and regularly advises lenders and borrowers in transactions which include bank credit facilities, bond financings, structured finance transactions, mezzanine financings and derivatives.
Scott is an adjunct professor of law at Osgoode Hall Law School where he teaches commercial law. Before joining Torys, Scott advised on some of Europe’s largest financing transactions with international law firm Linklaters LLP in London, UK. While in Europe, Scott was also seconded to the international commercial bank ABN AMRO, where he was special legal adviser to the Global Head of Loan Syndications in Amsterdam, Netherlands.