Edward A. Wooldridge

Partner

Calgary
EWooldridge@blg.com
403.232.9519

Edward has extensive experience in advising lenders and borrowers on a wide array of financing transactions.

These transactions include:

  • syndicated bank financings
  • asset-based lending financings
  • cross-border and other international financings
  • mezzanine and junior financings
  • equipment/inventory financings

Edward also regularly acts for public and private corporations of all sizes helping to address their specific legal needs as a trusted legal and business advisor.

He currently serves as lead counsel for a number of prominent Canadian and foreign-based clients in a number of industries.

Experience

  • A Canadian bank in providing $150 million of credit facilities to a Canadian borrower with operations throughout Canada
  • A private lender in providing $40 million of credit facilities to a Canadian borrower and its U.S. subsidiaries with operations throughout Canada and the United States
  • A syndicate of four banks providing $160 million of credit facilities to a Canadian borrower and its U.S. subsidiaries with operations throughout Canada and the United States

 

Beyond our Walls

Professional Involvement

  • Member, Canadian Bar Association
  • Member, Law Society of Alberta
  • Member, Calgary Bar Association

Community Involvement

  • Edward is actively involved in numerous local schools and charitable organizations which educate and enrich the lives of children with autism

Awards & Recognitions

  • Recognized in the 2021 edition (and since 2020) of the Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory (Asset Equipment Finance/Leasing; Banking & Financial Institutions) and also recognized in the 2021 edition (and since 2018) (Asset-Based Lending)
  • Recognized in the 2015 edition of the Legal 500 Canada (Banking & Finance)

Bar Admission & Education

  • Alberta, 1999
  • LLB, University of Calgary, 1998
  • BA, University of Western Ontario, 1991