Recent Work
  • Nissan Canada Financial Services Inc. and Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. in connection with the launch of Nissan Canada Financial Services Inc.’s medium term notes program and the inaugural offering of Series A Notes.
  • A syndicate of underwriters in the C$300M bought deal common share offering of Emera Incorporated.
  • Air Canada in its C$1.25B refinancing transaction, which included a private offering of C$200M of 4.75% senior secured first lien notes due 2023 and a US$1.1B new senior secured credit facility, comprised of a US$800M term loan maturing in 2023 and an undrawn US$300M revolving credit facility expiring in 2021.
  • Canada Goose Holdings Inc. in its C$391M cross-border initial public offering of subordinate voting shares and dual-listing on the Toronto Stock Exchange and New York Stock Exchange.
  • A syndicate of agents in the C$500M offering of senior unsecured notes of Fortis Inc.
  • STEP Energy Services Ltd. in its C$100M initial public offering.
  • The syndicate of initial purchasers led by BofA Merrill Lynch, BNP PARIBAS, Citigroup, Credit Agricole CIB, Credit Suisse, Deutsche Bank Securities, Goldman, Sachs & Co., J.P. Morgan, National Bank of Canada Financial Markets and UBS Investment Bank, as joint book-running managers in the issuance and sale of US$1.4B aggregate principal amount of new 8.750% Senior Notes due 2021 of Bombardier Inc.
  • A syndicate of underwriters led by RBC Dominion Securities Inc. and Scotia Capital Inc. in connection with Pembina Pipeline Corporation's C$250M bought deal offering of preferred shares.
  • Counsel to the arranger on the Euro Medium Term Note programme of Export Development Canada.
  • Canexus Corporation in its high yield debt offering consisting of a private placement of C$110M aggregate principal amount of 7.875% senior unsecured notes due 2023.
  • A syndicate of dealers, led by National Bank Financial and RBC Capital Markets as joint bookrunners, in connection with CPPIB Capital Inc.'s C$1.25B offering of 1.10% Series C Notes due 2019, which are unconditionally and irrevocably guaranteed by Canada Pension Plan Investment Board.
  • Oaktree Capital Management, L.P., as Canadian counsel, in its US$85M investment in SunOpta Inc. in the form of newly-created Series A exchangeable preferred shares issued by a subsidiary of SunOpta.
  • Bell Canada in its public offering of two series of MTN Debentures in the aggregate principal amount of C$1.5B pursuant to its MTN program.
  • Saputo Inc. in the secondary offering of its principal shareholder, Jolina Capital Inc., which sold common shares of Saputo for gross proceeds of $300M.
  • Endeavour Mining Corporation in its C$260M acquisition of True Gold Mining Inc. (Burkina Faso) and C$82.6 million private placement of Endeavour shares to La Mancha Holding S.àr.l., Endeavour's largest shareholder.
  • Aphria Inc., a publicly-listed medical marijuana “licensed producer” in connection with its reverse take-over of Black Sparrow Capital Corporation and listing of shares on the TSX Venture Exchange.
  • Endeavour Mining Corporation in its C$125M bought deal financing.
  • A syndicate of underwriters with Fortuna Silver Mines Inc’s US$65M cross-border bought deal financing.
  • Canadian National Railway Company, as Canadian counsel, in its offering of US$500M 2.75% Notes due 2026.