Bill Olaguera 

Bill Olaguera

Vancouver
Royal Centre, Suite 1500
1055 West Georgia Street, PO Box 11117
Vancouver, British Columbia V6E 4N7

t: 236.826.3086
e: bill.olaguera@mcmillan.ca

overview

Bill, an associate in McMillan’s Financial Services Group, summered and articled with the firm. Following his bar admission, Bill worked at a regional law firm where he focused on commercial real estate, conveyancing and business law. He acted for a diverse range of commercial, individual and institutional clients. Bill returned to McMillan to build a practice that covers a broad range of loan transactions, including construction and term real estate deals, asset-based lending and real estate finance. 

Bill obtained his JD from the University of Victoria, where he won a number of awards, including the prize for the highest grade in Property Law.

Education

  • University of Victoria, JD - 2016
  • Simon Fraser University, BA - 2010

Year Of Call

  • Called to the British Columbia bar - 2017

Practices

corporate finance
financial services
lending syndicates/secured creditors
private equity
project finance
public-private partnerships
real estate financing
secured lending and syndicated finance

Industries

banking
banking, finance and insurance
commercial real estate
investments
private equity - buyouts & venture capital investment
public-private partnerships

Directorships and Professional Associations

  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Vancouver Bar Association

Community Involvement

  • University of Victoria Business Law Clinic – mentor

Awards & Rankings

  • McCarthy Tétrault Prize in Property
  • McCarthy Tétrault Prize in Memory of John Finlay
  • The University of Victoria Law Students’ Society Best Law Buddy Award
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Bill, an associate in McMillan’s Financial Services Group, summered and articled with the firm. Following his bar admission, Bill worked at a regional law firm where he focused on commercial real estate, conveyancing and business law. He acted for a diverse range of commercial, individual and institutional clients. Bill returned to McMillan to build a practice that covers a broad range of loan transactions, including construction and term real estate deals, asset-based lending and real estate finance. 

Bill obtained his JD from the University of Victoria, where he won a number of awards, including the prize for the highest grade in Property Law.