Recent work
  • Pembina Pipeline Corporation in its proposed C$4.35B acquisition of Kinder Morgan Canada Limited and the U.S. portion of the Cochin Pipeline system.
  • AltaGas Canada Inc. in its proposed C$1.7B acquisition by the Public Sector Pension Investment Board and the Alberta Teachers' Retirement Fund Board.
  • AltaGas Ltd. in commercial arrangements with Kelt Exploration Ltd. to provide energy infrastructure for the liquids-rich Montney development, including gas processing, construction, transportation, fractionation, terminalling and LPG marketing arrangements. 
  • Alberta Investment Management Corporation (AIMCo) in the strategic affiliation of its long-term timber investment, Island Timberlands Limited Partnership (co-owned with British Columbia Investment Management Corporation (BCI), with TimberWest Forest Corporation, a long-term timber investment of BCI and the Public Sector Pension Investment Board.
  • Tudor, Pickering, Holt & Co., the financial advisor to the special committee of Enbridge Income Fund Holdings Inc., in delivering both a formal valuation and fairness opinion in connection with the C$4.7B acquisition by Enbridge Inc. of all public equity of Enbridge Income Fund Holdings Inc. that Enbridge didn’t already own.
  • Waterous Energy Fund in the formation of its initial US$1.03B fund.
  • An undisclosed bidder in its proposed acquisition of Enbridge Inc.’s provincially and federally regulated natural gas pipeline and processing facilities.

  • The Alberta Electric System Operator (AESO) regarding its Application to the Alberta Utilities Commission for approval of rules developed by the AESO necessary to implement and operate a capacity market for electricity in Alberta.
  • First Reserve in its US$75M preferred equity investment into the wholly-owned operating subsidiary of PetroShale Inc. and in its follow-on investment into common shares of PetroShale Inc.
  • Baytex Energy Corp. in its all-stock acquisition of Raging River Exploration Inc. to create a combined organization with an enterprise value of approximately C$5B.
  • AltaGas Ltd. in the sales of its interests in Northwest British Columbia hydroelectric facilities to joint venture companies owned by Axium Infrastructure Inc. and Manulife Financial Corporation for an aggregate of C$2.3B.
  • ILTA Grain Inc. in the sale of its edible bean business to Hensall Co-Op.
  • Xtreme Drilling Corp. in its C$209M business combination with AKITA Drilling Ltd.
  • Hut 8 Mining Corp. in the establishment of a cryptocurrency mining facility in Medicine Hat, Alberta, including Hut 8’s arrangements with the City of Medicine Hat for the purchase of 42 MW of electric energy and the lease of land near the City’s new Unit 16 power plant required for the facility and related development, procurement and construction matters.
  • TriWest Capital Partners in the approximately C$123M sale of Landmark Cinemas LP to Kinepolis Group NV.
  • GBC Oil Company in a US$113M international arbitration against the government of Albania for wrongful expropriation of producing oilfields.
  • Macquarie Group, as Canadian counsel, in the acquisition of Cargill Inc.’s North America power and gas business.
  • Nabors Industries Ltd., as Canadian counsel, in its acquisition of Tesco Corporation.
  • The Special Committee of Trilogy Energy Corp. in its merger with Paramount Resources Ltd.
  • Centrica plc in the C$722M acquisition of its Canadian oil and gas exploration and production business by Canlin Energy Corporation, a consortium of two Hong Kong-based companies, MIE Holdings Corp. and Can-China Global Resource Fund, and Geneva-based Mercuria Energy Group.
  • Source Energy Services Ltd. in its C$175M initial public offering.
  • Petrochemical Industries Company K.S.C., a subsidiary of Kuwait Petroleum, as Canadian counsel, on its joint venture with Pembina Pipeline Corporation regarding a proposed integrated propylene and polypropylene production facility in Sturgeon County, Alberta.
  • BP Canada in its C$1B litigation against Aux Sable Canada relating to a twenty year product supply agreement for natural gas and NGLs transported on the Alliance Pipeline.
  • AltaGas Ltd. in its C$8.4B cross-border acquisition of WGL Holdings, Inc., including related financing, consisting of a US$4.95B bridge facility, a C$2.1B bought deal public offering of subscription receipts and a concurrent C$400M private placement of subscription receipts to OMERS.
  • Cheung Kong Infrastructure Holdings Limited and Power Assets Holdings Limited in their C$1.7B acquisition of a 65% indirect ownership interest in select heavy oil pipeline and storage assets from Husky Energy in Alberta and Saskatchewan, and related joint venture, financing and commercial arrangements.
  • Seven Generations Energy Ltd. in its C$2B acquisition of petroleum and natural gas assets from Paramount Resources Ltd. and concurrent bought-deal public offering of subscription receipts for aggregate gross proceeds of approximately C$750M.
  • Canexus Corporation in its C$900M acquisition by Chemtrade Logistics Income Fund.
  • Teine Energy Ltd. in its C$975M acquisition of Viking light oil and heavy oil properties located in South Western Saskatchewan.
  • West Campus Development Trust in its mixed use development of 190 acres of land adjacent to the University of Calgary campus having a projected build out of nine million square feet, under a ground lease structure from the University of Calgary.