Mark Keohane Associate

Representative Work
  • Alberta Investment Management Corporation in its acquisition, as part of a consortium with its investment partner KKR, of a 65% interest in TC Energy’s Coastal GasLink Pipeline, with anticipated construction costs in excess of C$6B.
  • Spartan Energy Corp. in its sale to Vermilion Energy Inc. for total consideration of C$1.4B.
  • Spartan Management Team in its recapitalization of Return Energy Inc. and concurrent C$25M equity unit financing to form Spartan Delta Corp.
  • Spartan Delta Corp. in its acquisition of oil and gas properties out of Companies Creditors Arrangement Act proceedings from Bellatrix Exploration Ltd. for total consideration of C$108.8M, concurrent C$64M subscription receipt private placement and creation of a C$100M senior-secured credit facility.
  • Allied Energy Management Team in the formation of Allied Energy Corp., concurrent private equity financing and acquisition of oil and gas properties.
  • BioCan Technologies Inc. and Epimeron Inc., Alberta-based research and biotechnology companies developing technology-enabled solutions for cannabis production and quality assurance, in their go-public transaction by way of plan of arrangement and concurrent C$29M equity financing including strategic US private equity investments to form Willow Biosciences Inc.
  • Willow Biosciences Inc. in its graduation from the Canadian Securities Exchange to the Toronto Stock Exchange.
  • PetroTal Ltd. in its reverse take-over of Sterling Resources Ltd. by way of plan of arrangement, concurrent US$34M brokered private placement financing and acquisition of certain Peruvian oil and gas assets of Gran Tierra Energy Inc. to form PetroTal Corp.
  • PetroTal Corp. in its US$18M equity placing on the Alternative Investment Market of the London Stock Exchange.
  • Southern Energy Management Team in its recapitalization of Standard Exploration Ltd., concurrent C$18M private placement and acquisition of oil and gas properties in Alabama and Mississippi to form Southern Energy Corp.
  • Southern Energy Corp. in its debt offering of C$8.1M of convertible debentures, acquisition of oil and gas properties in Mississippi and concurrent rights offering.
  • Nova Star Oil and Gas Inc. and Polar Star Canadian Oil and Gas Inc. in their sale to confidential purchasers.
  • Razor Energy Corp. in its reverse takeover of Vector Resources Inc., C$9.6M acquisition of light oil assets located in west central Alberta and C$17.3M subscription receipt prospectus financing.
  • Vencanna Management Team, in its recapitalization of Top Strike Resources Corp. (CSE), concurrent unit equity financing, listing on the Canadian Securities Exchange and execution of a cannabis-focused U.S. investment strategy as Vencanna Holdings.
  • Sugarbud Craft Growers Corp., an emerging Alberta-based cannabis issuer focused on growing hand crafted, select batch, ultra-premium cannabis in its recapitalization financing, acquisition of a pre-production cannabis cultivation company and strategic alliance with a retail cannabis company.