Jasmyn Lee

Jasmyn is an associate in Osler’s Financial Services Group in the Toronto office. She practices commercial law and focuses on domestic and cross-border commercial lending. Jasmyn’s practice involves advising financial institutions, equity sponsors, and corporations on financing and corporate matters, including project finance, public private partnerships, acquisition financing, syndicated loans, derivatives, cross-border financing, secured credit, and securitizations.

In recent years, Jasmyn has been actively involved with the Canadian Alternative Reference Rate work group (CARR) related to the transition in the Canadian financial market from Canadian Dollar Offered Rate (CDOR) to the Canadian Overnight Repo Rate Average (CORRA).  She is the co-Secretary of the CARR Accounting, Tax and Regulatory subgroup, and is involved in the CARR Loan Fallback Language working group and CARR Cash Securities subgroup.


Representative Work

Latest Insights

  • Osler Update Aug 28, 2023

    Bill C-228: What secured parties need to know

    Bill C-228, known as the “Pension Protection Act” (the PPA) received Royal Assent in April 2023 and is now law.

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    Bill C-228: What secured parties need to know
  • Osler Update Jul 7, 2023

    CARR’s recent recommendations for ‘tough-legacy securities’ ahead of CDOR cessation

    A white paper published by the CARR working group recommends market participants take measures to review the terms of their securities that mature aft...

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    CARR’s recent recommendations for ‘tough-legacy securities’ ahead of CDOR cessation
  • Osler Update Jan 13, 2023

    CARR confirms Term CORRA is under development

    A recent market notice published by CARR is a significant and highly anticipated development in Canada’s transition away from CDOR.

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  • Osler Update Jan 11, 2023

    2022: A big year for benchmark interbank offered rate reform

    Over the past few years, the Canadian financial market has watched from the sidelines as other jurisdictions retired their benchmark interbank offered...

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Awards and Recognition

  • Best Lawyers: Recognized as “One to Watch” in Banking and Finance Law (2022 and 2023)

Community Involvement

  • Associate co-Chair of the Asia-Pacific Affinity Network at Osler

Speaking and Writing

Speaking Engagements

speaker 09/8/2022
CDOR cessation and credit agreements – Part 2 – what you need to know!
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speaker 02/6/2022
CDOR Cessation and Credit Agreements – What You Need to Know
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Credentials

Education

  • University of Ottawa, J.D.
  • McMaster University, B. Sc.

Languages

  • English

Professional Affiliations

  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Ontario Bar Association
  • Law Society of Ontario