Christine Mason

Partner

Toronto
CMason@blg.com
416.367.6636

Christine’s practice focuses on financing and insolvency transactions. She represents lenders and borrowers in domestic, cross-border and international financing transactions. This includes:

  • bilateral and syndicated loans
  • acquisition financing
  • project financing
  • asset-based lending
  • real estate and condominium financing

She also acts for creditors, debtors, court officers and other stakeholders in restructuring and insolvency matters.

Experience

  • ABW Partnership in the debt financing related to its acquisition of a collection of solar projects from First Solar, Inc.
  • Nutrasource Diagnostics Inc. with its acquisition of the business and assets of Diteba Research Laboratories.
  • KPMG Inc. in its capacity as court-appointed liquidator of the business in Canada of Maple Bank GmbH and its assets.

Beyond Our Walls

Professional Involvement

  • Member, Canadian Bar Association
  • Member, Law Society of England and Wales
  • Member, Ontario Bar Association

Awards & Recognitions

  • Recognized in the 2020 edition of the IFLR1000 — The Guide to the World's Leading Financial Law Firms (Banking).
  • Recognized in the 2020 edition of The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory (Banking & Financial Institutions).

Bar Admission & Education

  • Ontario, 2009
  • England and Wales, 2002
  • Legal Practice Course, De Montfort University, 2000
  • LLM, University of Nottingham, 1999
  • Post-graduate Diploma in Law, De Montfort University, 1998