Richard Ngo is an associate in our Financial Services Group. Richard’s practice focuses on corporate and commercial law, including representing lenders and borrowers involved in domestic and cross-border lending transactions, and corporate reorganizations. Prior to joining Cassels Brock as an associate, Richard summered and articled with the firm. During his articles, he gained valuable corporate experience with the Financial Services and Business Law Groups. Richard assisted with a number of corporate transactions including financings, mergers and acquisitions, and cross-border insolvencies and restructurings.
Richard received his J.D. from the University of Windsor. While at the University of Windsor, he volunteered at Community Legal Aid, representing underserviced community members in criminal, provincial offences and landlord-tenant matters, as a caseworker, and then as a litigator. He was also a member of the Peer Mentorship Program, acting as a mentor to first year law students.
Richard graduated with Distinction from the University of Toronto, where he received his Honours Bachelor of Arts degree in International Relations and Criminology.