Edward (Ted) Brown

Representative Work

Bellatrix Exploration Ltd. $80 Million Offering

Counsel to Bellatrix Exploration Ltd. in the 2016 public offering of $50 million aggregate principal amount of 6.75% extendible unsecured subordinated convertible debentures and 25,000,000 subscription receipts for aggregate gross proceeds of $80 million.

Gear Energy Acquisition of Striker Exploration Corp.

Counsel to Gear Energy Ltd. in the 2016 $63.7 million acquisition of Striker Exploration Corp. pursuant to a plan of arrangement.

Raging River Exploration Inc. Acquisition of Rock Energy Inc.

Counsel to Raging River Exploration Inc. in the 2016 $109 million acquisition of Rock Energy Inc. pursuant to a plan of arrangement.

Freehold Royalties Ltd. $165 Million Offering

Counsel to Freehold Royalties Ltd. in its 2016 $165 million public offering of 14,286,000 common shares and the $20 million private placement of 1,732,000 common shares.

Freehold Royalties Ltd. Acquisition from Husky Energy Inc.

Counsel to Freehold Royalties Ltd. in the 2016 $165 million acquisition of royalty production and lands from Husky Energy Inc.

Raging River Exploration Inc. $108 Million Public Offering

Counsel to Raging River Exploration Inc. in the 2016 public offering of  12,500,000 common shares, inclusive of an over-allotment of 1,500,000 common shares, for approximate total proceeds of $108 million.

Bellatrix Exploration Ltd. US$250 Million Note Offering

Counsel to Bellatrix Exploration Ltd. in the 2015 note offering of US$250 million in aggregate principal amount of senior unsecured notes.

Freehold Royalties Ltd. $373 Million Public Offering

Counsel to Freehold Royalties Ltd.in its 2015 $373 million public offering of 20,700,000 common shares and the $33 million private placement of 1,833,334 common shares. 

Freehold Royalties Ltd. Acquisition from Penn West Petroleum Ltd.

Counsel to Freehold Royalties Ltd. in the 2015 $321 million acquisition of two royalty packages from Penn West Petroleum Ltd.

Longview Oil Corp. Acquisition by Surge Energy Inc.

Counsel to Longview Oil Corp. in the 2014 $430 million acquisition by Surge Energy Inc. pursuant to a plan of arrangement. 

Longview Oil Corp. $94 Million Secondary Offering

Counsel to Longview Oil Corp. in the February 2014 $94 million secondary offering by Advantage Oil & Gas Ltd. of 21,150,010 common shares of Longview Oil Corporation.

Bellatrix Exploration Ltd. Acquisition of Angle Energy Inc

Counsel to Bellatrix Exploration Ltd. in the 2013 $576 million acquisition of Angle Energy Inc. pursuant to a plan of arrangement.

Raging River Exploration Inc. $78 Million Bought Deal Financing

Counsel to Raging River Exploration Inc. in the November 2013 public offering of 14,000,000 common shares.

TriOil Resources Ltd. Acquisition by ORLEN Upstream s.p.z.o.o.

Counsel to TriOil Resources Ltd. in the November 2013 $240 million acquisition by ORLEN Upstream s.p. z o.o. 

Bellatrix Exploration Ltd. $240 Million Joint Venture

Counsel to Bellatrix Exploration Ltd. in the 2013 $240 million joint venture with TCA Energy Ltd., a Canadian incorporated special purpose vehicle for Troika Resources Private Equity Fund based in Seoul, Korea.

Kulczyk Investments S.A. Investments in Serinus Energy Inc.

Counsel to Kulczyk Investments S.A. in respect to their various investments in Serinus Energy Inc. including the funding by Kulczyk of the cash portion of the purchase price of the 2013 acquisition of Winstar Resources Ltd. by Serinus. 

Raging River Exploration Inc. $69 Million Financing

Counsel to Raging River Exploration Inc. in the December 2012 public offering of 26,000,000 common shares.

CE Franklin Ltd. Acquisition by National Oilwell Varco, Inc.

Counsel to the Special Committee of the Board of Directors
of CE Franklin Ltd. in the July 2012 $240 million acquisition by National Oilwell Varco,
Inc.

Sitka Exploration Ltd. Investment by ARC Financial Corp.

Counsel to Sitka Exploration Ltd. in the July 2012 private equity investment by ARC Financial Corp. and certain other investors.

West Valley Energy Corp. Investment

Counsel to West Valley Energy Corp. in the May 2012 private equity investment by Warburg Pincus and Kayne Anderson Energy Funds.

Nexen Inc. $200 Million Financing

Counsel to the Underwriters in the 2012 $200 million public offering of 8,000,000 Class A reset preferred shares, Series 2 of Nexen Inc.