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SECURITIZATION ASSOCIATE / COUNSEL
(4+ Years’ Experience)
Norton Rose Fulbright is a leading international legal practice. With more than 3800
lawyers operating in over 50 offices, it offers a full business law service to many of the
world’s pre-eminent financial institutions and corporations from offices in Europe, Asia,
Australia, Canada, Africa, the Middle East, Latin America and Central Asia and the
The Banking and Financing team of its Toronto office has a long history advising a
significant number of major banks, finance providers, credit agencies, corporate entities
and other participants in the global banking and finance arena. As part of the Banking
and Financing team, the Structured Finance and Securitization subgroup represents a
wide range of clients, including arrangers and lead managers, trustees, issuers, service
providers and investors, in securitization, derivatives and other structured finance
transactions. It is one of only two firms in Canada with a dedicated covered bond
practice, having been involved since inception of regulated covered bonds in the country.
It is also top ranked in League Tables for Debt Capital Markets transactions. As a result
of its success, the Banking and Financing team has experienced an increased demand for
its services, and it is now looking to add a senior associate or counsel lawyer to join its
group in Toronto, where the focus of your practice will be working on structured finance,
securitization, derivatives, and other complex and innovative financing transactions.
The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 4 years of significant experience in a banking
and lending practice at a leading law firm or corporation. Of particular interest would
be prior experience working on asset-based lending, derivatives, securitization, and/or
structured or project financing. You must have excellent academic credentials, strong
interpersonal skills, and the ability to build and foster excellent relationships with clients.
This role offers significant opportunities for career development and advancement as well
as mentorship from a world-class group of professionals. You will develop an expertise in
a practice area that is in high demand, with very few specialists in Canada, and will help
to run the practice as it continues to grow. The work is complex and innovative, and the
team is collegial and supportive. If you would like to learn more about this opportunity,
please contact Lorene Nagata or Lesa Ong of NagataCONNEX Executive Legal Search for
a confidential discussion.
As this is an exclusive campaign with NagataConnex Executive Legal Search,
any resumes received from other sources will be forwarded to them.
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