Keith Chatwin

Keith R. Chatwin Partner

Keith Chatwin


  • University of British Columbia (LL.B. 1997)
  • University of British Columbia (MBA 1997)
  • University of British Columbia (B.Sc. 1993)

Bar Admission

  • Alberta, 1998
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 proposed 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.
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  • Chambers Canada 2018 as a leading lawyer in Corporate/Commercial (Alberta), with clients noting "great technical abilities" and "impressive ability to summarise complex matters - he gives succinct advice both orally and in writing."

  • The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory 2017 as a leading lawyer in Corporate Commercial Law, Corporate Mid-Market and Derivative Instruments.
  • The Best Lawyers in Canada 2018 in Corporate Governance Practice, Corporate Law and Securities Law.
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Speaking Engagements
  • “Private Placements: Exempt Market Rules and Strategies”, Osgoode Hall Law School, Intensive Course in Canadian Securities Law and Practice, Toronto, September 2016.
  • “Control Over Outbound Investment – A Canadian Energy Perspective”, Inter-Pacific Bar Association, 26th Annual Meeting and Conference, Kuala Lumpur, April 2016.
  • “Recent Regulatory Developments in Alberta", Stikeman Elliott LLP and Canadian Corporate Counsel Association, Calgary, February 2016.
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