Jeff Brown

Jeffrey Brown Partner

Representative Work
  • Swander Pace Capital and Recochem, Inc. in the sale of Recochem to an affiliate of H.I.G. Capital, LLC.
  • Bayer AG, as Canadian competition counsel, in respect of the US$9B sale of its agricultural businesses and assets to BASF SE in one of the largest antitrust enforcement divestitures in history.
  • Modular Space Holdings, Inc., as Canadian counsel, in its US$1.2B acquisition by WillScot Corporation.
  • Patheon N.V., as Canadian counsel, in its US$7.2B acquisition by Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc.
  • John Wood Group PLC, as Canadian competition counsel, in its £2.2B acquisition of AMEC Foster Wheeler.
  • ABB Ltd., as Canadian counsel in connection with its acquisitions of Baldor Electric Co. and Thomas & Betts Corp.
  • Apax Partners, as Canadian counsel, in its C$1.1B acquisition of Garda World Security Corporation.
  • Astral Media Inc. in connection with its acquisition of certain radio and television broadcasting and related businesses from Standard Radio Inc.
  • Astral Media Inc. in connection with its acquisition of certain radio stations in the Province of Quebec from Telemedia Inc.
  • Canadian Tire Corporation in connection with its acquisitions of The Forzani Group and Pro Hockey Life.
  • Cardinal Health, Inc. in the C$165M take-over bid for Futuremed Healthcare Products Corporation by its subsidiary Cardinal Health Canada Inc.
  • Cogeco Inc. in connection with its acquisition of certain radio stations of Corus Entertainment Inc. in the Province of Quebec.
  • Garda World Security Corporation in connection with its acquisition of G4S Cash Solutions (Canada) Ltd.
  • GDI Integrated Facility Services Inc. in connection with its acquisition of Ainsworth Inc.
  • KPGW Holding Company, LLC in connection with its sale to LKQ Corporation.
  • Merckle GmbH, as Canadian counsel, in the sale of the ratiopharm group to Teva Pharmaceuticals Industries Ltd.
  • Motion Industries (Canada), Inc., an indirect wholly-owned subsidiary of Genuine Parts Company, in its C$39M acquisition of Commercial Solutions Inc.
  • Panasonic Corporation, as Canadian counsel in connection with its acquisition of SANYO Electric Co. Ltd.
  • Permira Advisors LLC in connection with its acquisition of Atrium Innovations Inc.
  • The Sherwin-Williams Company, as Canadian counsel, in connection with its acquisition of the Canadian operations of Consorcio Comex, S.A. de C.V.
  • WSP Global Inc. in connection with its acquisitions of Parsons Brinckerhoff Group Inc. and MMM Group Limited.
  • Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets, in its C$845M sale of Concession A25, L.P., the concessionaire of the A25 PPP (P3) Toll Road, to the Transurban Group.