Co-leader of the firm's financial services practice, Steve Lutz routinely acts for banks, financial institutions and public and private borrowers in international and cross-border asset-based and syndicated lending transactions, project financings, subordinated debt transactions, acquisition finance transactions and debt restructuring transactions.
His experience includes drafting template loan and security documentation for some of the largest Canadian and U.S. banks and financial institutions.
Prior to joining Bennett Jones, Steve worked at a Magic Circle international law firm in London, England, and at another major Toronto law firm.
- Counsel to Wells Fargo Capital Finance Corporation Canada in connection with the refinancing of Imax Corporation.
- Counsel to Wells Fargo Bank and National Association in connection with $500 million financing of Pool Corporation and its international subsidiaries.
- Counsel to Gateway Casinos in connection with refinancing and repricing of US$390 million first lien credit facility.
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