David Weekes

David G. Weekes Partner

Representative Work
  • Sterling Resources Ltd. (“Sterling”) in the US$163M sale by Sterling and its wholly-owned subsidiary, SRUK Holdings Ltd., of Sterling Resources (UK) Ltd. to Oranje-Nassau Energie B.V.
  • Canexus Corporation in its C$900M acquisition by Chemtrade Logistics Income Fund.
  • 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.
  • Rubicon Oilfield International Holdings, L.P., a portfolio company of Warburg Pincus, in the acquisition by a wholly-owned subsidiary of Rubicon of Logan International Inc.
  • AltaGas Ltd. in its sale of the AltaGas Northcentral Processing Limited Partnership to Tidewater Midstream and Infrastructure Ltd.
  • A syndicate of underwriters in connection with Trican Well Service Ltd.’s C$69M bought deal offering of common shares.
  • Sterling Resources Ltd. in a series of recapitalization transactions consisting of a rights offering, debt-to-equity conversion, subsequent refinancing of its wholly-owned subsidiary’s senior secured bond and entrance into a super senior credit facility.
  • 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.
  • Sterling Resources Ltd. in its US$42.5M sale of its entire Romanian business to Carlyle International Energy Partners.
  • The Special Committee of the board of directors of TransAlta Renewables Inc. in the acquisition of an economic interest in C$1.7B of Australian power generation assets from TransAlta Corporation.
  • Caracal Energy Inc. in its C$1.5B acquisition by a wholly-owned subsidiary of Glencore Xstrata Plc.
  • Caracal Energy Inc. in its proposed acquisition of TransGlobe Energy Corporation for approximately US$696.2M.
  • Renergy Petroleum (Canada) Co., Ltd., an affiliate of Changjiang Investment Group Co., Ltd., in its joint venture with Sunshine Oilsands Ltd. involving an initial aggregate capital commitment of up to C$250M.
  • AltaGas Idemitsu Joint Venture Limited Partnership in its C$880M acquisition of a two-thirds ownership interest in Petrogas Energy Corp.
  • Centrica plc and Qatar Petroleum International in their C$1B joint acquisition of a vast majority of Suncor Energy Inc.'s remaining conventional natural gas and crude oil assets and associated infrastructure located in the Western Canadian Sedimentary Basin.
  • AltaGas Ltd. in the formation of a limited partnership with Idemitsu Kosan Co. Ltd. to pursue opportunities involving exports of liquefied petroleum gas and liquefied natural gas from Canada to Asia.
  • Alberta Investment Management Corporation, as Canadian counsel and lead commercial counsel, in its US$887M acquisition of 50% of Autopista Central (the owner of a Chilean toll road) from Skanska.
  • Canexus Income Fund in the secondary offering by Nexen Inc. of its entire interest in Canexus for aggregate gross proceeds of C$477.1M.
  • Warburg Pincus in its investment in Velvet Energy Ltd., a newly formed oil and gas exploration and production company focused on the Western Canadian Sedimentary Basin.
  • Alberta Investment Management Corporation in connection with its US$300M commitment to investment in P2, a Brazilian private equity fund.
  • An underwriting syndicate led by FirstEnergy Capital Corp. in connection with the $100M initial public offering of C&C Energia Ltd.
  • TC Energy Corporation in its $1.84B MJDS equity offering.
  • West Energy Ltd. in its $570M sale to Daylight Resources Trust.
  • TC Energy Corporation in connection with the ownership and commercial structure with ConocoPhillips of the US$12B Keystone Oil Pipeline project.