Gowling WLG is pleased to announce that lawyer Sunil Joneja has rejoined the firm as a lending and debt financing partner in Calgary.
Called to the Bar in Alberta, and previously in British Columbia and England & Wales, Joneja rejoins Gowling WLG after several years at Burnet, Duckworth & Palmer LLP. With in-depth banking and finance experience, he represents lenders and borrowers in a broad range of domestic and cross-border syndicated and bilateral financing transactions involving a broad range of industries. This includes asset-based finance, project finance, acquisition finance, real estate and construction finance, auto finance and convertible debt. He also advises corporate clients on a wide range of derivative transactions including OTC, commodity, interest rate and foreign exchange hedging transactions.
"We're very excited to welcome Sunil back to the firm, and to continue growing our specialized capabilities in the areas of lending and debt financing," said Peter Lukasiewicz, CEO of Gowling WLG Canada. "With his impressive experience in leading complex, multijurisdictional financial transactions, Sunil is an invaluable asset to lenders and borrowers who are seeking legal advice at home and abroad."
With more than 1,500 legal professionals in 19 cities across Canada, the U.K., Europe, the Middle East and Asia, Gowling WLG works with more than 50 domestic and foreign banks and insurers. The firm's Banking & Finance Group has hands-on national and international experience as well as in-depth experience with a variety of non-traditional lenders.