Samantha Allen

Samantha Allen Associate

Representative Work
  • Navacord Corp., as lead counsel, in its purchase through its subsidiary, Jones DesLauriers Insurance Management Inc., of Waypoint Insurance Services.
  • Sale of Viau Food Products Inc., a leading Canadian supplier of meats and specialty products to the food services industry, to Maple Leaf Foods Inc.
  • Amynta Group in its acquisition of Sym-Tech Inc. and affiliates.
  • Corelle Brands LLC in connection with the signing of a definitive agreement under which Instant Brands and Corelle Brands will merge.
  • Cornell Capital, and a group of investors led by Cornell Capital, including HarbourVest Partners, LLC, in their partnership with Knowlton Development Corporation and its existing management in the rollover of a significant stake by Knowlton’s shareholders, Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec and Investissement Québec.
  • Desjardins Financial Corporation Inc. in its C$775M sale of Western Life Assurance Company and Western Financial Group Inc. to Trimont Financial Ltd., a subsidiary of The Wawanesa Mutual Insurance Company.
  • Madison Dearborn Partners in its support of Navacord Inc.’s management-led buyout of Navacord’s minority partner.

  • Industrial Growth Partners LP in its acquisition of Nomos Systems Inc. from its shareholders.
  • Starwood Capital Group, as Canadian counsel, in its US$2.85B acquisition of the subsidiaries and assets of Milestone Apartments Real Estate Investment Trust.
  • Dentsu Aegis Network Canada Inc., in its C$7M acquisition of S&E Sponsorship Group, Inc. with a maximum earnout of C$17M.