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Evita Ferreira

Associate

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Bay Adelaide Centre - West Tower
333 Bay Street, Suite 3400
Toronto, ON M5H 2S7

Tel:   416.849.6889
Fax:   416.979.1234

Evita Ferreira is an associate in a business law group at Goodmans.  She practises in the areas of corporate law, securities law and banking and finance law. Evita acts for both public and private companies and has worked on a range of domestic, cross-border and international transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, debt and equity financings, structured finance transactions and asset securitizations, and corporate reorganizations.

Before joining Goodmans, Evita practised corporate restructuring law, corporate law and banking and finance law at a national law firm.

Evita is fluent in French.

REPRESENTATIVE WORK

Evita’s representative work includes acting for:

  • the underwriters in connection with public offerings of debt and equity, including those by Brookfield Property Finance ULC (Cdn$250,000,000 aggregate principal amount of unsecured notes) and Fire & Flower Holdings Corp. (private placement of approximately Cdn$27,000,000 of convertible debenture units)
  • the issuer in connection with debt facilities, including a Cdn$140,000,000 facility in favour of Organigram Holdings Inc.
  • the lenders in connection with debtor-in-possession financings, including a US$90,000,000 and a Cdn$20,000,000 facility in favour of Hollander Sleep Products

PRO BONO AND CHARITY WORK

Evita is a volunteer with Raising the Roof, a national charity dedicated to long-term solutions to homelessness, as well as a volunteer with Pro Bono Ontario through their Free Legal Advice Hotline.

Education McGill University (B.C.L/LL.B., 2014)
Professional Affiliations

Law Society of Ontario
Canadian Bar Association
Ontario Bar Association

Year of Call

2016 Ontario