Serge Levy

Serge Levy Partner

Serge Levy

Education

  • Université de Montréal (J.D. in Common Law 2002)
  • Université de Montréal (LL.B. 2001)
  • McGill University (M.B.A. 1998)
  • Concordia University (B. Sc. 1995)

Bar Admission

  • Québec, 2002
Representative Work
  • Madison Dearborn Partners in its support of Navacord Inc.’s management-led buyout of Navacord’s minority partner.

  • The second lien secured noteholders in Bellatrix Exploration Ltd.’s debt refinancing transaction.
  • Ivanhoé Cambridge Inc., a subsidiary of Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec, in its acquisition with Blackstone Property Partners of Pure Industrial Real Estate Trust for C$3.8B including debt. Affiliates of Blackstone Property Partners and Ivanhoé Cambridge Inc. acquired respectively 62% and 38% of PIRET.
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Accolades
  • The Best Lawyers in Canada 2020 in Asset-Based Lending, Banking and Finance and Equipment Finance.
  • The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory 2019 as a leading lawyer in Banking and Financial Institutions and Asset-Based Lending.
  • Lexpert/ROB Special Edition: Canada’s Leading Infrastructure Lawyers, September 2019.
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Speaking Engagements
  • “Le financement temporaire dans le contexte d’une insolvabilité : Un guide pratique (Debtor-In-Possession Financing: A Practical Guide)”, Journée stratégique sur le financement et les sûretés, Open Forum, June 6, 2017. 
  • "La Prise de Sûreté en vertu du Personal Property Security Act (PPSA) et comparaison au droit du Québec,", Advanced Finance And Security Conference, The Canadian Institute, Montréal, January 31, 2014.
  • "Le financement et la Monétisation des créances: Avantages et enjeux respectifs du financement garantie et de l’affacturage (Financing and Factoring)", The Canadian Institute, Montréal, January 31, 2013.
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