Scott R. Hyman - Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg LLP

Scott R. Hyman

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2006
Phone: 416-863-5581

Scott Hyman is a partner in the Banking, Corporate/Commercial, Capital Markets and Financial Services practices. He focuses on derivatives, secured lending, merchant banking, project finance, structured finance and asset-based lending, with a large component of his practice in these areas being transactional work, which includes the provision of advice in the structuring and completion of domestic and cross-border secured and unsecured credit facilities, acquisition finance, structured finance and project finance transactions.

Scott regularly acts for financial institutions and companies, lenders and borrowers, in the arrangement and facilitation of acquisition, project, working capital, asset-based, equipment and bridge financings.

Scott also has extensive experience acting for investors and financial intermediaries in the structuring and investment in derivatives and other structured financial products, such as CDOs, and regularly acts for and advises some of Canada's leading public and private investment houses in connection with their investments in structured products. In addition, Scott has extensive experience in financial regulatory matters and regularly advises Canadian and foreign financial institutions and pension funds in connection with the regulatory aspects of the structuring of funds, equity investments and the completion of transactions in Canada.

Scott has served as a director of two Canadian Schedule II banks.

Scott's full bio is available here.



Office Location

155 Wellington Street West
Toronto, ON M5V 3J7

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2013 Lawyer of the Year in Derivatives Law of the Toronto Metro Area
Scott R. Hyman has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2013!

Practice Areas

Banking and Finance Law
Derivatives Law
Structured Finance Law