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Best Lawyers in Canada, David Nadler - Recognized, Asset-Based Lending Practice, 2022

Best Lawyers in Canada, David Nadler - Recognized, Banking and Finance, 2022

Best Lawyers in Canada, David Nadler - Recognized, Mergers and Acquisitions Law, 2022

IFLR 1000, David Nadler - Highly Regarded, Banking, 2022

IFLR 1000, David Nadler - Highly Regarded, Project Finance, 2022

Chambers Canada, David Nadler - Ranked, Tier 4, Banking and Finance: Nationwide - Canada, 2022

The Legal 500 Canada, David Nadler - Recommended , Banking and Finance, 2022

Chambers Global, David Nadler - Band 4, Banking & Finance - Canada, 2022

Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory, David Nadler - Repeatedly Recommended, Banking & Financial Institutions, 2022

Best Lawyers in Canada, David Nadler - Recognized, Banking and Finance Law, 2021

Best Lawyers in Canada, David Nadler - Recognized, Asset-Based Lending Practice, 2021

Best Lawyers in Canada, David Nadler - Recognized, Mergers and Acquisitions Law, 2021

Chambers Canada, David Nadler - Ranked, Banking and Finance - Nationwide, 2021

The Legal 500 Canada, David Nadler - Recommended, Banking and Finance, 2021

Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory, David Nadler - Repeatedly Recommended, Banking & Financial Institutions, 2021

IFLR 1000, David Nadler - Highly Regarded, Banking, 2021

IFLR 1000, David Nadler - Highly Regarded, Project Finance, 2021

Best Lawyers in Canada, David Nadler - Recognized, Asset-Based Lending, 2020

Best Lawyers in Canada, David Nadler - Recognized, Banking and Finance Law, 2020

Chambers Canada, David Nadler - Ranked, Banking and Finance - Nationwide, 2020

IFLR 1000, David Nadler - Highly Regarded, Banking, 2020

IFLR 1000, David Nadler - Highly Regarded, Project Finance, 2020

The Legal 500 Canada, David Nadler - Recommended, Banking and Finance, 2020

Best Lawyers in Canada, David Nadler - Recognized, Banking and Finance Law, 2019

Best Lawyers in Canada, David Nadler - Recognized, Asset-Based Lending Practice, 2019

The Legal 500 Canada, David Nadler - Recommended, Banking and Finance, 2019

Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory, David Nadler - Repeatedly Recommended, Banking & Financial Institutions, 2019

Best Lawyers in Canada, David Nadler - Recognized, Banking and Finance Law, 2018

IFLR 1000, David Nadler - Highly Regarded, Banking & Finance, 2018

Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory, David Nadler - Repeatedly Recommended, Banking & Financial Institutions, 2018

Best Lawyers in Canada, David Nadler - Recognized, Banking and Finance Law, 2017

IFLR 1000, David Nadler - Leading, Banking and Finance, 2017

IFLR 1000, David Nadler - Leading, Project Finance, 2017

Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory, David Nadler - Repeatedly Recommended, Banking & Financial Institutions, 2017

Best Lawyers in Canada, David Nadler - Recognized, Banking and Finance Law, 2016

Euromoney's Guide to the World's Leading Lawyers, David Nadler - Recognized, Banking, Finance & Transactional (Banking), 2016

Euromoney's Guide to the World's Leading Lawyers, David Nadler - Recognized, Banking, Finance & Transactional (Banking), 2015

Best Lawyers in Canada, David Nadler - Recognized, Banking and Finance, 2015

Euromoney's Guide to the World's Leading Lawyers, David Nadler - Recognized, Banking Finance & Transactional (Banking), 2014

Best Lawyers in Canada, David Nadler - Recognized, Banking and Finance, 2014

Euromoney's Guide to the World's Leading Lawyers, David Nadler - Recognized, Banking Finance & Transactional (Banking), 2013

Best Lawyers in Canada, David Nadler - Recognized, Banking and Finance, 2013

Martindale-Hubbell, David Nadler - BV Peer Review Rated, Banking and Finance Law

Euromoney's Guide to the World's Leading Lawyers, David Nadler - Recognized, Banking Finance & Transactional (Banking), 2012

Chambers Global, David Nadler - Ranked, Banking & Finance, 2011

Euromoney's Guide to the World's Leading Lawyers, David Nadler - Recognized, Banking, 2011

Chambers Global, David Nadler - Ranked, Banking and Finance, 2010

Chambers Global, David Nadler - Ranked, Banking & Finance, 2009

IFLR 1000, David Nadler - Leading, Banking and Finance Law, 2009

Euromoney's Guide to the World's Leading Lawyers, David Nadler - Recognized, Banking, 2009

Chambers Global, David Nadler - Ranked, Banking and Finance Law, 2008

IFLR 1000, David Nadler - Leading, Banking and Finance Law, 2008

Chambers Global, David Nadler - Up and Coming, Up and Coming, 2007

Euromoney's Guide to the World's Leading Lawyers, David Nadler - Recognized, Banking, 2007

David Nadler

Partner

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

Tel:   416.597.4246
Fax:   416.979.1234

David Nadler is a partner and co-heads the Banking and Finance Law Group at Goodmans. He is also a leading member of the firm’s Hospitality Law Group.

David consistently represents Canadian and international financial institutions, non-bank lenders and public and private companies in connection with complex domestic and cross-border lending transactions. David has worked on several financings in the Seniors Housing sector, both for lenders and operators. He has also been involved in several debt restructurings representing both creditors and debtors.

David represents various clients in the hospitality industry, including hotel owners, brand management companies and franchisors. David has been involved in hospitality transactions in Canada and throughout the world, including in India, China, the Czech Republic, Hong Kong, Japan, Morocco, Israel and Egypt.

REPRESENTATIVE WORK

David’s experience includes representation of:

  • GoodLife in connection to its Secured Credit Facilities and Financing Under the Large Employer Emergency Financing Facility Program “LEEFF”)
  • Sienna in connection with its $200 Million Unsecured Revolving Credit Facility
  • Sienna in connection with its $175 Million Offering of 3.45% Series B Senior Unsecured Debentures and Closing of $100 Million Secured Term Credit Facility
  • King Street Capital Management, as lead lender, in connection with the US$750 million financing of Canopy Growth Corporation, one of Canada’s largest cannabis companies
  • Organigram Holdings Inc., a leading licensed producer of cannabis, in connection with a credit facility provided by a syndicate of lenders led by Bank of Montreal
  • a syndicate of lenders in connection with a credit facility provided to CM Solutions Inc., an OMERS affiliate, in connection with its acquisition of D+H Collateral Management Corp.  
  • a syndicate of lenders in connection with a $1 billion credit facility agreement to one of Canada’s largest pension funds
  • an owner and developer of a group of branded full service hotels
  • a syndicate of lenders in connection with a US$1 billion senior revolving credit facility to one of Canada’s largest real estate companies
  • Stephenson's Rental Services Inc. in connection with term and acquisition credit facilities of $210 million
  • Toronto-Dominion Bank in connection with the provision of a $625 million acquisition and operating credit facility to Canadian Apartment Properties REIT


RECOGNITION

David is recognized as a leading banking lawyer by The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory, Chambers Global, Chambers Canada, Euromoney’s Guide to the World’s Leading Banking Lawyers, The Legal 500 Canada, Best Lawyers in Canada and IFLR 1000. David has been “recognized for his niche strengths in the senior housing and hospitality sectors, among other areas.” (The Legal 500 Canada 2022)

PROFESSIONAL INVOLVEMENT

David has co-authored a number of articles in the area of banking and finance, including, most recently, the Canada chapter of The Acquisition and Leveraged Finance Review 8th Edition published November 2021.

David has served as a board and committee member of several non-profit organizations.

 

Education University of Toronto (LL.B., 1991)
McGill University (B.A., 1988)
Professional Affiliations

Law Society of Ontario
Canadian Bar Association
American Bar Association