Nicolas Dolot Photo
Nicolas Dolot Photo
Nicolas Dolot Photo

Nicolas Dolot maintains a business law practice focused on banking law and financial services in which he advises clients in a wide range of industries.

In addition to developing corporate documentation and contracts, Nicolas writes and negotiates securities documents and reviews loan agreements. He acts in matters relating to transactions, business operations and financing for lending institutions, as well as local, national and international borrowers.

Prior to joining McMillan, Nicolas completed internships within a mid-sized law firm and legal departments of large enterprises in France. He also provided legal advice to a company offering outsourcing and online business law services.



Representative Matters

  • Acted as legal counsel to Canada Infrastructure Bank (CIB) in its $100 million financing of La SOFIAC (Société de financement et d’accompagnement en performance énergétique) for energy efficiency retrofit projects in commercial, industrial and multi-residential buildings in Québec
  • Acted for Syntax in connection with the renewal of credit facilities totalling US$355 million, plus an accordion feature of US$50 million on said facilities, which were provided by a syndicate of 15 banks, to finance the acquisition of Illumiti.
  • Acted for Novacap in connection with credit facilities totalling $160 million, plus a $40 million accordion feature on such facilities, which were provided by a syndicate of lenders, for the financing of the acquisition of Foliot Inc. and Foliot International Inc.
  • Acted for a private company in the metals recycling industry in the renewal of a $700 million revolving line of credit provided by a syndicate of 12 banks.
  • Acted for a leading real estate developer in connection with the financing of Victoria on the Park, a 400-unit mixed-use residential property.
  • Acted for a chartered bank in connection with several real estate acquisition financings and also in connection with several real estate construction financings.
  • Acted for the purchaser in the acquisition and financing of a private jet.
  • Acted on behalf of the lessee in connection with the financing of a railroad equipment lease.

Education & Admissions

2017
Called to the Québec bar
2012
LLM Business Law in a Global Context University of Montreal
2010
Specialized Masters in International Management for LawyersEM Lyon Business School (France)
2008
Master II Comparative Business Law (with distinction)Lumière University Lyon 2 (France)
2007
Master I Business LawJean Moulin University Lyon 3 (France)

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The Quebec regime on “monetary claims” and the UCC treatment of deposit accounts

Quebec’s regime for taking security on “monetary claims” and the Uniform Commercial Code regime for taking security on deposit accounts

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Dec 23, 2021