Corporate & Commercial

Corporate & Commercial

Our lawyers advise on a broad range of corporate and commercial matters including mergers and acquisitions, financings, cross-border transactions, corporate reorganizations, joint ventures and partnerships, facilitating regulatory approvals, project financing and public/private partnership transactions, stock option plans, executive employment contracts, commercial contracts and general corporate matters.

We have extensive experience representing clients listed on Canadian exchanges and regularly provide advise with respect to the listing and reporting requirements and with general corporate governance matters.

Recent representative work includes:

  • Acted as special regulatory counsel for public corporation in $1.2 billion acquisition of international forestry corporation.
  • Acted for public Canadian gaming corporation in its financing of $400 million term loan and revolving credit facility and US$170 million sale of debt securities.
  • Acted for public Canadian gaming corporation in its financing of $450 million bridge credit facility.
  • Acted as special counsel for public corporation in the $80 million acquisition of a gaming corporation.