Expertise

  • Corporate and Commercial Transactions
  • Securities and Corporate Finance
  • Commercial Real Estate and Leasing
  • Corporate Governance and Strategic Planning
  • Mergers, Acquisitions & Divestitures
  • Banking and Financial Services

Year of Call

  • 2003, Alberta

Education

  • Bachelor of Commerce (with distinction), University of Saskatchewan, 2002
  • Juris Doctor, University of Saskatchewan, 2002

Professional Associations

  • Law Society of Alberta
  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Calgary Bar Association
  • CBA Securities Subsection
  • CBA Real Property Subsection

Representative Work

  • Counsel to issuers with respect to numerous public and private debt and equity financings, initial public offerings, short form prospectus offerings and private placement financings.
  • Counsel to reporting issuers with respect to corporate governance matters, securities reporting, compliance and listing issues.
  • Counsel to private equity fund and registered exempt market dealer, investment fund manager and portfolio manager.
  • Co-counsel to TSX listed issuer in its $400 million purchase of oil and gas royalty interests.
  • Co-counsel to TSX listed issuer in its $66 million plan of arrangement transaction.
  • Counsel to TSX-V listed issuer in its $17 million brokered private placement and a private issuer in its $7 million brokered private placement.
  • Counsel to TSX-V listed issuer it is plan of arrangement transaction.
  • Counsel to vendors and purchasers in connection with numerous commercial, office and industrial property purchase and sale transactions.
  • Counsel to buyers and sellers in numerous share and asset purchase and sale transactions.
  • Counsel to purchaser in connection with $7.1 million purchase of retail chain and related financing.
  • Counsel to purchaser in connection with $3.3 million purchase of oil and gas assets from Court appointed receiver.
  • Counsel to purchaser in connection with $2.45 million purchase of assets subject to Companies’ Creditors Arrangement Act proceedings.