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 & Partners’ Chambers Canada—Leading lawyer in banking & finance (2016-2019)
Best Lawyers in Canada—Leading lawyer in banking and finance (2013-2019)
Chambers & Partners’ Chambers Global: World’s Leading Lawyers for Business, The Client’s Guide—Leading lawyer in banking and finance (2018)
Legal Media Group/Euromoney's IFLR1000 The Guide to the World's Leading Financial Law Firms—Leading Canadian lawyer in financial services regulatory (2011-2018)
Lexpert/Thomson Reuters' Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory—Leading lawyer in banking & financial institutions (2014-2018) and in banking & finance (2013-2018)
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)
Tom acts on a pro bono basis for amateur athletes.