Recent Work
  • Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan Board in its C$1B acquisition of Constellation Brands Canada, Inc.
  • Manitoba Telecom Services Inc. in the acquisition of all of its outstanding shares by BCE Inc. by way of a plan of arrangement for approximately C$3.9B.
  • DH Corporation, as counsel, in its cross-border acquisition by Vista Equity Partners for a total enterprise value of approximately C$4.8B.
  • Progressive Waste Solutions Ltd. in its acquisition by Waste Connections, Inc. in a C$13B all-stock business combination effected by way of a reverse merger.
  • Vail Resorts, Inc. in its C$1.4B acquisition of Whistler Blackcomb Holdings, Inc.
  • Sprott Asset Management in its hostile takeover bids to acquire all of the outstanding units of Central GoldTrust for C$1B, and Silver Bullion Trust for C$62M.
  • Centerra Gold Inc. in its US$1.1B acquisition of Thompson Creek Metals Company Inc. and related financing transactions.
  • TransCanada Pipelines Limited, as special tax counsel, in connection with the issuance by TransCanada Trust of US$1.2B of trust notes due 2076.
  • Sterling Resources Ltd. in a series of recapitalization transactions in relation to its wholly-owned subsidiary’s senior secured bond.
  • Newmarket Gold Inc. in its C$1B acquisition by Kirkland Lake Gold Inc. to create a new mid-tier gold company.
  • An investor group led by J.C. Flowers & Co. LLC and affiliates, and Värde Partners, as Canadian counsel, in their acquisition of CitiFinancial Canada, Inc.
  • Dell EMC as Canadian counsel in the sale of its enterprise content division to OpenText Corp. for US$1.6B.
  • Cérélia Group in its acquisition of English Bay Batter L.P.
  • Cheung Kong Property Holdings in its C$2.8B acquisition of Reliance Home Comfort from Alinda Capital Partners.