Rebecca's practice covers a broad range of financing transactions including project financing, in particular in the renewable energy and infrastructure sectors, as well as asset-based financing, acquisition and corporate financing. She acts for both lenders and borrowers and participates in all aspects of the process, from due diligence to transaction closing.
Rebecca has been involved in bank and project financings across Canada and in Europe and Africa. She also advises clients who are development finance institutions on their investments in emerging markets.
Rebecca is fluent in English and French.
Recent experience includes representing:
A syndicate of lenders for the C$570-million refinancing of four wind farms in Quebec, totaling 480 MW in aggregate
A lender for the C$75.8-million financing of a 22 MW wind farm project in of Saskatchewan
The lenders for a 270 MW wind farm project in Ontario
The lenders for the financing of 23.5 MW and 24 MW wind farm projects in Quebec
A TSX-listed company operating in the mobility sector in its acquisition of a US-based manufacturing business
- Co-author : Quebec Reduces the Priority Window for the Registration of Ownership Rights of Lessors and Sellers at the RPMRR
Blakes Bulletin on Financial Services, November 21, 2023.
- Co-author : Newest Development in Sustainable Finance: Social Loan Principles
Blakes Bulletin on Financial Services, May 27, 2021.
- Co-author : New Guidance on ESG Disclosure in Leveraged Finance Transactions: A Step Toward Improved Consistency?
Blakes Bulletin on Financial Services / Capital Markets, April 13, 2021.
LLB/BCL, McGill University – 2013
MA (Political Science), Memorial University – 2010
BA, Memorial University – 2007