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Jason McMurtrie Toronto Paralegal/Law Clerk

Jason McMurtrie

Paralegal/Law Clerk Fasken
Language(s) English
Office(s) Toronto


Jason McMurtrie is a Senior Law Clerk and Team Lead in the firm’s Toronto Banking and Finance Group and has worked in the legal profession as a law clerk since 1997.

Jason specializes in a broad range of financial related products primarily focused on mining and project financing, asset-based lending, syndicated, asset-based, senior and subordinated debt financing, cross-border lending and debt restructuring.  Jason has extensive experience in assisting both lenders and borrowers in a variety of debt financing arrangements (domestic and multi-jurisdictional).

Jason has spoken on various topics relating to personal property security matters and law clerk career development, and is a frequent guest speaker at Seneca College’s Law Clerk Career Preparation Days.


Client Work

  • The Bank of Nova Scotia and Bank of Montreal co-lead lending syndicate in US$2 billion sustainability-linked revolving credit facility for Wheaton Precious Metals Corp. and Wheaton Precious Metals International Ltd.,
  • Sprott Resource Streaming and Royalty Corp. purchases net smelter returns royalty for US$20 million,
  • Cobalt 27 Capital in US$100 million Senior Secured Revolving Term Facility,
  • National Bank of Canada revolving term facility made available to Cobalt 27 Capital Corp.,
  • Acted as lead counsel to a syndicate of lenders in a senior secured financing of Alamos Gold,
  • Trevali closes acquisition of the Rosh Pinah and Perkoa zinc mines and US$190 million credit facilities,
  • Counsel to the National Bank of Canada as an agent and syndicate of four lenders in a deal concerning Brio,
  • Brio Gold closes US$75 million revolving term credit facility,
  • TELUS International secures US$425 million in financing,

Career & Education


  • Law Clerk Diploma, High Honours Seneca College of Applied Arts and Technology
  • York University