Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG) adds depth to its leading Banking and Financial Services Group in its Calgary office with the arrival of a new partner, Colin Yeo, and senior associates Sameena Sarangi and Neil Harris .
Colin has significant experience in domestic and cross-border syndicated and non-syndicated secured lending and project finance transactions in many key industries, such as oil and gas, renewable energy, oilfield services, clean technology and Aboriginal lending. Prior to joining BLG, Colin was a partner and the department head of the Banking and Financial Services group at an international law firm. Colin also served as in-house legal counsel at TD Bank providing legal support to the TD commercial banking, Canadian National Accounts and agricultural lending groups for the Prairie Provinces.
Both Sameena and Neil focus on financial services and banking matters, representing both lenders and borrowers in various mid-market, corporate finance and syndicated lending transactions, including real estate, project finance and energy sector financings.
BLG's Financial Services Group provides business-focused solutions to clients from a broad range of industries, in all aspects of lending transactions or project financings.