Viorelia's practice focuses on financing and mining law matters.
Viorelia's financing practice includes advising borrowers and lenders on a wide range of commercial financings and finance transactions, both domestic and cross-border, including general corporate financings, asset-based financings, acquisition and restructuring financings, real estate financings, project financings, special loan programs, sale of loan interests and change of agency in syndicated loan arrangements. Viorelia has experience in a diverse range of industries, including forestry, pulp and paper, mining, manufacturing, wind-farm, ship building, film financing and financial services. She also maintains a complementary factoring and equipment leasing and finance practice.
In the mining practice area, Viorelia has extensive experience in regulatory and commercial aspects of the carrying on mining activities, the acquisition and maintenance of mining tenures and the acquisition and use of private or public land tenures for mining infrastructure. She works with numerous mining and exploration companies, investment firms, financial advisers and lending institutions, both foreign and local, on a wide range of transactions in the mining sector, including mergers and acquisitions, acquisition of mining projects, joint ventures, project and corporate financings, debt financings and restructurings and development of mining projects.
Complementary to its practice, Viorelia advises on the cap-and-trade system established in Quebec to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and the carbon market that is developing in Quebec and other jurisdictions in North America.
Viorelia is fluent in English, French, Romanian and Russian.