Mark Surchin is a partner in a business law group and is the co-chair of the opinions committee at Goodmans. Mark has an active transactional corporate law practice with an emphasis on debt financings. He provides ongoing corporate and commercial advice to a number of companies carrying on business in Canada and plays a lead role advising a variety of the firm’s borrower and lender clients in debt financing transactions, both domestic and cross-border. Mark has extensive experience in high yield and other debt securities transactions and is also involved in secondary transactions in the private equity fund context. Mark has been recognised as a leader in banking law by Best Lawyers in Canada and IFLR 1000 and is AV Peer Review Rated by LexisNexis Martindale-Hubbell. Mark is a member of the Board of Trustees and the Immediate Past President of the Alumni Association of Brandeis University. Since 2018, Mark has taught Business Organizations at the University of Toronto to its Global Professional Masters students. He was admitted to the Ontario Bar in 1983.