McCarthy Tétrault Partner Mary Jeanne Phelan Named Fellow of the American College of Commercial Finance Lawyers
Montréal, September 2, 2020 — Recognized for her outstanding legal expertise and professional contributions to the field of commercial finance, Partner Mary Jeanne Phelan has been named a Fellow with the American College of Commercial Finance Lawyers (ACCFL).
The American College of Commercial Finance Lawyers is a professional organization dedicated to promoting the field of commercial finance law through education, legislative reform and the recognition of distinguished practitioners, jurists and academics. The College’s mission is to bring together into an association those highly qualified members of the legal profession who, by reason of their character, skill and ability, will contribute to the goals, accomplishments and good fellowship of the College.
“Mary Jeanne’s inclusion is a testament to both her expertise and her substantial contributions to the practice of law”, said Stephen Furlan, National Business Law Group Leader. “In addition to her remarkable professional achievements as a prominent banking and financial service lawyer, this Fellowship recognizes her substantial and sustained contributions to the promotion of learning and scholarship in commercial finance law.”
Mary Jeanne advises clients on commercial lending, securitization, derivative instruments, taking security, corporate debt restructuring and implementing credit facilities. She has acted for numerous financial institutions, corporations, lenders, issuers and underwriters in particular in the areas of manufacturing, security, aerospace, mining, media and technology, as well as significant public-private partnerships projects.
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McCarthy Tétrault LLP provides a broad range of legal services, advising on large and complex assignments for Canadian and international interests. The firm has substantial presence in Canada’s major commercial centres as well as in New York City and London, UK.
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