Carla Potter

PartnerCassels Brock & Blackwell LLPCommercial; Finance

Carla Potter is a Partner in the Financial Services Group at Cassels Brock. Her practice focuses on corporate financing matters, representing both lenders and borrowers involved in domestic and cross-border lending transactions and corporate reorganizations.

Carla Potter is a Partner in the Financial Services Group at Cassels Brock. Her practice focuses on corporate financing matters, representing both lenders and borrowers involved in domestic and cross-border lending transactions and corporate reorganizations.

Prior to joining Cassels Brock as an associate, Carla was both a summer student and articling student at Cassels Brock. Carla is also a Chartered Professional Accountant and Chartered Accountant with experience working at national accounting firms in both an assurance and business advisory capacity.

Carla completed her J.D. degree from Queen's University. She previously obtained an Honours Bachelor of Commerce degree from Lakehead University. At Queen's Carla received the David Sabbath course prize in Trusts. In addition, Carla was involved in the moot court program, acted as a research assistant and mentored students as both an international and upper year buddy.

Education

  • Queen's University, J.D., 2012
  • Lakehead University, B.Comm. (Hons.), 2008

Bar Admission

  • Ontario, 2013

Accreditations

  • Chartered Professional Accountant, Chartered Professional Accountants of Ontario, 2012
  • Chartered Accountant, Chartered Professional Accountants of Ontario, 2012

Experience

  • Representing the Underwriters in Callidus Capital Corporation's Initial Public Offering
  • Acting for Lundin Mining Corporation in the Completion of its $600 Million Debt Facilities for Eagle Project Funding

Associations

  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Ontario Bar Association