Legal Aid Lawyers Burnaby - Our Financial Services Team helps clients in matters connected to finance, restructuring and insolvency. Our team members' experience in the financial services trade equips them with the insights and skills to evaluate the requirements of our financial services clients. We have a deep knowledge of the documents and structure relating to transactions, and we have many years of skill working in the different industries and regulatory environment in which our clients operate. We combine technical expertise along with the applicable industry information in practice groups and industry teams to help every client's particular requirements.
Our Banking Group acts for and advises big finance organizations such as banks, non-bank lenders as well as other companies. We have expertise in syndications and participations, asset-based lending and secured transactions, along with other forms of commercial finance, consisting of subordinated debt, mezzanine, film and private equity financings within the United States and Canada. We are mostly recognized for our work with alternative and secured financing. We have developed exceptional relations within the lending community, which enables us to be able to help corporate clients to secure financing from the most appropriate lender.
For our clients, we can implement different types of financing transactions comprising project financings, multi-currency loans, syndicated and cross-border loans, letter of acquisition facilities, credit facilities, venture capital financings, real estate financings and asset based lending. Our professionals will structure and document bulk lease financing facilities pursuant to which lenders finance portfolios of equipment leases. We even develop the off-balance sheet financing of energy retrofits of private and public buildings. Our services include structuring and documenting on- and off- balance sheet financings consisting of conditional sale agreements, sales of receivables, leverage buyouts, equipment leases and non-rated asset securitization. We advise clients with respect to lenders' standard form documentation and lending procedures and policies.
Working directly together with our Tax team, we represent financial institutions in their offshore and domestic investment activities and provide advice about innovative risk management techniques involving financial derivatives.
Our skilled litigators also offer services in the many fields of insolvency law to a host of financial institutions, debtors, trade creditors, liquidators, debtor-in-possession lender, trustees and receivers. We assist with proposals, reorganizations, restructurings, receiverships, bankruptcies, workouts, enforcements and liquidations.
Our litigators develop strategies to be able to enhance recoveries or minimize the effect of insolvency upon the interests of stakeholders.
We help senior and subordinated borrowers, investors and lenders with the implementation and structuring of debt workout arrangements. By giving innovative transactional advice, particularly concerning out-of-court restructurings and the sale and purchase of insolvent businesses, we are an effective addition to management groups.
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