John A. Wilmot

Representative Work

Canadian International Oil Corp. Equity Commitment and Debt Financing

Counsel to Canadian International Oil Corp. for its 2017 C$150 million equity line financing commitment by an affiliate of Riverstone Holdings LLC and US$160 million private placement of senior unsecured notes.

Crew Energy Inc. $300 Million Debt Offering

Counsel to  Crew Energy Inc. in its 2017 debt offering of $300 million aggregate principal amount of 6.500% senior unsecured noted due March 14, 2024.

Athabasca Oil and Murphy Oil Light Oil Joint Venture

Counsel to Athabasca Oil Corporation in the 2016 $486 million light oil joint venture with Murphy Oil Company Ltd., Canadian subsidiary to Murphy Oil Corporation, to develop the Duvernay and Montney in the Kaybob area of northwestern Alberta 

Tourmaline Oil Corp. Peace River High Joint Venture

Counsel to Tourmaline Oil Corp.in the 2014 $500 million Peace River High sale to and joint venture with Canadian Non-Operated Resources LP.

Baytex Energy Corp. $1.5 Billion Financing

Counsel to Baytex Energy Corp. in its 2014 $1.5 billion public offering of 38,433,000 subscription receipts.

Canadian Pacific Railway Company – Revolving Credit Facility

Counsel to Royal Bank of Canada and a syndicate of lenders in connection with a revolving credit facility provided to Canadian Pacific Railway Company in the amount $1.165 billion.

Ember Resources Inc. Acquisition of Assets from Apache Corporation

Counsel to Alberta Treasury Branches in connection with syndicated credit facilities provided to Ember Resources Inc. in 2013 in the aggregate principal amount of $150 million to assist in its acquisition of certain oil and gas assets from Apache Corporation and to refinance existing debt.

Conversion of Inter Pipeline Fund

Counsel to Inter Pipeline Fund in the 2013 conversion to Inter Pipeline Ltd., a dividend paying corporation.

Bonavista Energy Corporation $225 Million Financing

Counsel to Bonavista Energy Corporation in its 2013 private placement of long-term debt of guaranteed senior unsecured notes totaling approximately $225 million.

Harvest Operations Corp. US$630 Million Financing

Counsel to Harvest Operations Corp.in its 2013 public offering US$630 million aggregate principal amount of senior unsecured 2.125% notes.

Niko Resources Inc. – International Term and Operating Facilities

Counsel for The Bank of Nova Scotia in 2012 as the administrative agent for seven international banks providing US$250 million aggregate senior secured revolving extendible credit facilities to Niko Resources Inc.

Vermillion Resources Ltd. – International Facilities

Counsel in 2011 for The Toronto-Dominion Bank as agent for a syndicate of 10 lenders providing international credit facilities aggregating CDN $800 million on a senior secured basis.

Corridor Pipeline Construction Financing Facility

Counsel on the limited recourse facility led by The Toronto-Dominion Bank to provide for construction of the expansion of the Corridor Pipeline between Fort McMurray and Edmonton, Alberta and servicing the Shell/Chevron/Marathon oilsands mine and extraction facilities.

ATCO Power Limited Partnership Acquisition and Construction Facility

Counsel for the Facility, led by Royal Bank of Scotland, in the financing for the acquisition of three existing power plants and completion of construction of an additional three power plants in Alberta.