Recent Work
  • Pinnacle Renewable Holdings Inc. in its initial public offering and secondary offering of common shares for total gross proceeds of approximately C$70M to the Company and C$80M to the selling shareholders.
  • Clearspring Capital Partners backed Demers, Ambulance Manufacturer Inc., in its cross-border acquisition of Braun Industries, Inc.
  • Airbus SE, as lead counsel, in its partnership with Bombardier Inc. and Investissement Québec on the C Series aircraft programme.
  • Screenco Manufacturing in its acquisition of all of the outstanding equity interests of Groupe Promax.
  • Core Molding Technologies, Inc., as Canadian counsel, in its acquisition of substantially all the assets of Horizon Plastics International Inc.
  • Huntsman Corporation, as Canadian counsel, in its US$350M acquisition of Demilec from an affiliate of Sun Capital Partners, Inc.
  • ONCAP, in connection with its acquisition of a majority stake in Walter Surface Technologies, a leading provider of innovative solutions for the metal working industry, in partnership with Walter’s existing management team.
  • AIMCo Realty Investors LP in connection with Amazon opening a new fulfillment centre in Caledon, ON.
  • TNR Industrial Doors and its shareholders in its acquisition by the Hörmann Group.
  • Louisiana-Pacific Corporation in its US$22M acquisition, through Louisiana-Pacific Canada Ltd., of International Barrier Technology Inc.
  • Semtech Corporation acquired the outstanding equity interests of AptoVision Technologies Inc. for a cash purchase price of US$28M and additional contingent consideration of up to US$47M subject to achieving certain future financial goals.
  • NOVADAQ Technologies Inc. in connection with the acquisition of NOVADAQ by Stryker Corp. for an equity value of US$701M.
  • S2G Biochemicals Inc. in its sale to Fortress Global Enterprises Inc.
  • Founders of Clara Diamond Solutions Corp. in its C$29M acquisition by Lucara Diamond Corp.
  • American Industrial Partners, as Canadian counsel, in the signing of an agreement to acquire the entities comprising Australia-based Arrium Mining Consumables Division (Moly-Cop) from Arrium for US$1.23B.
  • Colfax Corporation in its acquisition of Advanced Combustion Inc. and its affiliates.
  • Medline Canada Corporation in its acquisition of Dufort et Lavigne Ltée.
  • Manac Inc. in its C$186M going private transaction in which all of the issued and outstanding multiple voting shares and subordinate voting shares of Manac were acquired by a consortium comprised of Placements CMI Inc., Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec, Fonds de solidarité des Travailleurs du Québec (FTQ), Investissement Québec and Fonds Manufacturier Québécois II s.e.c.
  • A major global automobile manufacturer with respect to several product liability class actions, relating to allegations of various manufacturing defects.
  • Ballard Power Systems Inc. in connection with a transaction with Volkswagen AG and Audi AG for approximately US$80M for the transfer of certain intellectual property and a two-year extension to an engineering services agreement.