Waseem Jarjis is an associate lawyer in the Banking & Financial Services group at Macdonald Sager LLP with a focus on secured lending. Waseem acts for a number of banks, credit unions, private lenders and corporate borrowers on a variety of commercial financing transactions.
Waseem obtained his J.D. from the University of Windsor Faculty of Law and the University of Detroit Mercy School of Law joint program in 2020. While in Law School, he served as Windsor Law’s Vice-President Academic and received the J.W. Whiteside Award for outstanding service to the Faculty of Law, the Brad Hodgson Memorial Award for extensive extracurricular participation, and the Student Leadership Scholarship. Waseem was called to the Ontario Bar in 2021.
Prior to joining Macdonald Sager, Waseem articled with the Ministry of Finance, Legal Services Branch, where he worked on a number of debt financing transactions and was subsequently hired as Crown Counsel with the Branch prosecuting tax offences.