Amanda Linett

Amanda Linett Partner

Amanda Linett

Education

  • University of Western Ontario (LL.B. 2001)
  • McGill University (B.A. 1998)

Bar Admission

  • Ontario, 2002
Representative Work
  • Lowe's Companies in its C$3.2B friendly acquisition of Rona Inc. by way of a plan of arrangement under the Business Corporations Act (Québec).
  • Newmarket Gold Inc. in its C$1B acquisition by Kirkland Lake Gold Inc.
  • Nevsun Resources Ltd. in connection with its US$400M acquisition of Reservoir Minerals Inc.
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Accolades
  • The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory 2017 as a leading lawyer in Mergers & Acquisitions, and Corporate Finance & Securities.
  • The Best Lawyers in Canada 2017 in Securities Law, Mining Law and Natural Resources Law.
  • Lexpert 2016 Guide to the Leading US/Canada Cross-border Corporate Lawyers in Canada in Corporate Finance & Securities.
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Speaking Engagements
  • “M&A Update”, Stikeman Elliott CLE Seminar, March 2017.
  • Law Society of Upper Canada’s Securities Law Update Conference, November 2010-2016, (co-chair).
  • Discussion on proposed changes to Canadian poison pill rules, Business News Network (BNN) Interview, November 2015.
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