Andrew is the Chair of Torkin Manes’ Banking & Financial Services Group, with a practice that focuses exclusively on debt financing transactions.
To his practice, Andrew brings 25 years of specialized knowledge in all loan-related matters. Providing strategic counsel to an eclectic public, private and institutional client base, Andrew’s range of transactions include secured and unsecured transactions, acquisition financing, syndicated, cross-border and asset-based loans, vendor-take-back arrangements and divestures in a restructuring context.
With a thorough understanding of the nuances and complexities that often arise in relationships between debtors and creditors, Andrew is ideally positioned to address the many different angles a loan transaction may present. Andrew is steadfastly committed to providing clients with the practical guidance they need to minimize risk and cost, while maximizing their return without compromising exceptional service. Clients have commended his vigilant responsiveness, versatility to represent either side, collegiality with opposing counsel and parties, and collaborative mindset with the goal of achieving optimal results in an amicable and timely fashion.
Credentials & Affiliations
- Ontario Bar, 2000
- LLB, University of Toronto, 1998
- BA (Hons.), University of Western Ontario, 1995
- Canadian Bar Association
- Ontario Bar Association