Jonathan Fleisher, a associate at Cassels, was just lately named Toronto’s “Lawyer of the Yr” for Gear Finance Legislation by Finest Attorneys in Canada. Solely a single lawyer for every observe space in any given metropolis is chosen to be a “Lawyer of the Yr.”
Fleisher is a associate within the banking and specialty finance group at Cassels. His observe focuses on the industrial finance business, with an emphasis on cross-border transactions and tools and asset finance. He presents area of interest expertise helping private and non-private U.S. industrial finance firms with each establishing operations in Canada and buying and promoting finance and lease firms.
Fleisher additionally works within the areas of structured finance, private and non-private securitization, and industrial and shopper leasing points, extending to all types of debt finance, together with sub-debt, enterprise financings, convertible debt and asset-based lending. He additionally has expertise in renewable vitality financing initiatives, together with photo voltaic, co-gen and retrofit initiatives.
Fleisher has beforehand been acknowledged as a frontrunner in his discipline by such authorities as Finest Attorneys in Canada and the Canadian Authorized Lexpert Listing and was just lately named as one of many 40 most influential tools finance legal professionals in North America by Leasing Information.
A number of different members of Cassels’ banking workforce have been additionally acknowledged by Finest Attorneys this yr, together with Jason Arbuck, Alison Manzer, Scott McLeman, Marc Mercier, Charles Newman, Carla Potter, Chuck Wealthy, Peter Sullivan, Jennifer Wasylyk and Kori Williams.