Allan's practice focuses on commercial financing, including secured and unsecured debt financing, project financing, acquisition financing, asset-based lending, cross-border financing and transactional work. Allan also has experience with project development, and has advised a broad range of clients in the electrical power, natural resources, renewable energy, technology, agriculture and infrastructure sectors.
He regularly acts for lenders and borrowers in connection with syndicated and non-syndicated bank loan facilities and advises on hedging arrangements, equity financings and investments, acquisitions, intercreditor arrangements, reorganizations, divestitures and environmental, social and governance issues. He has experience with front-end project structuring and development matters, including joint venturing, partnerships, procurement, real property, construction, commodities purchasing, carbon offsetting and commercial issues.
Prior to joining Blakes, Allan worked as an associate at another national law firm.