Chipman Johnston

W. Chipman Johnston Partner

Chipman Johnston


  • Osgoode Hall Law School (LL.B. 1995)
  • University of Calgary (Honours B.A. first class, 1992)

Bar Admission

  • Alberta, 1996
Representative Work
  • Teine Energy Ltd. in its C$975M acquisition of Viking light oil and heavy oil properties located in South Western Saskatchewan.
  • National Oilwell Varco, Inc. in its C$53.5M acquisition of the global completion tools business of Trican Well Service Ltd.
  • FMC Technologies Inc., with the sale of its wireline operations to Reliance OFS Holdings LLC.
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  • The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory 2017 as a leading lawyer in Corporate Mid-Market.
  • The Best Lawyers in Canada 2018 in Corporate Law, Mergers & Acquisitions Law, Securities Law and Leveraged Buyouts and Private Equity Law.
  • Who's Who Legal: Canada 2016 in Energy and Mergers & Acquisitions.
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Speaking Engagements
  • “Deal Trends Power Lunch”, Canadian Venture Capital Private Equity, Calgary, March 2017.
  • “M&A Trends”, Stikeman Elliott LLP, Calgary, January 2012 & 2013.