Tom’s practice focuses on the financing of M&A transactions. Tom also has extensive experience in a broad range of debt financing work, including project financing of wind, solar and hydro projects, asset-backed loans, public and private debt securities, railcar financing, equipment leasing, reinsurance security arrangements and derivatives products. Tom is regularly involved in creating and implementing innovative and unique tax-driven structured debt transactions. He is also very experienced with complex domestic and international transactions and has navigated many high-stakes projects.
Chambers Canada—Leading lawyer in banking and finance (2016-2020)
Chambers Global—Leading lawyer in banking and finance (2018-2020)
The Legal 500 Canada—Next generation lawyer in banking and finance (2020)
IFLR1000: The Guide to the World’s Leading Financial Law Firms—Highly regarded Canadian lawyer in financial services regulatory (2011-2020)
Best Lawyers in Canada—Leading lawyer in banking and finance (2013-2020)
Lexpert/American Lawyer Media’s Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada—Leading lawyer in banking and financial institutions (2019-2020)
The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory—Leading lawyer in banking & financial institutions (2014-2019); project finance (2013-2019)
Lexpert’s Guide to the Leading U.S./Canada Cross-Border Corporate Lawyers in Canada—Cross-border corporate lawyer to watch (2012)
Lexpert Rising Stars: Leading Lawyers Under 40 (2011)
Who’s Who Legal—Global Elite Thought Leader in banking (2019-2020)
Tom acts on a pro bono basis for amateur athletes.