Skip to main content
Scott Sangster Calgary Banking and Finance Lawyer

Scott Sangster

Partner Fasken
Jurisdiction Alberta, 1987
Language(s) English
Office(s) Calgary


Scott Sangster is a leading banking and finance lawyer in Calgary, with extensive international and domestic experience in both bilateral and syndicated transactions. He structures and advises lenders, institutional and private, in implementing a variety of debt financing transactions, including complex inter-creditor and priority arrangements.

Practicing in the private equity, agribusiness, energy, real estate, logistics (including equipment and aircraft financing), fintech and diversified sectors, Scott leverages his more than 30 years’ of experience to assist clients in negotiating and executing the financing of acquisitions, divestitures, business combinations, restructurings, workouts and forbearances across these industries.

Professionally and personally Scott is known as a people-connector. Clients recognize Scott as going beyond the technical practice of law to serve as a key resource and he goes out of his way to support the people in his network on an ongoing basis.


Client Work

  • Crypto finance company closes bitcoin mining equipment finance deal,
  • Steppe Gold announces US$65 million in project finance and working capital debt facility to fast track phase 2 construction,
  • Mosaic Capital completion of $277 million all-cash transaction,
  • Confidential Client C$5 million financing and US$56 million financing,
  • 405 Dolomite LLC US$11 million financing,
  • Confidential Client C$100 million financing,
  • Export Development Canada C$105 million financing for Export Development Canada/Tangle Creek Energy Ltd. ,
  • Bridging Finance Inc. C$43 million financing,
  • MEC Canada C$60 million financing,

Career & Education


  • LLB University of Alberta
  • BA, Sociology and Economics Harvard University

Community involvement

  • Recruiter and Interviewer for Harvard School Committee
  • Member, Loan Review Committee, Canadian Youth Business Foundation

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Calgary Bar Association
  • Law Society of Alberta
  • Member, Mortgage Loans Association of Alberta 
  • Calgary Italian Centre



    Receive email updates from our team