Mark T. Houston

Representative Work

Canadian Natural Resources $1.8 Billion Note Offering

Counsel to the Dealers in the 2017 $1.8 billion public offering of medium term notes by Canadian Natural Resources Limited

RMP Energy Inc. Disposition of Assets

Counsel to RMP Energy Inc. in the 2016 $114 million disposition of crude oil and natural gas interests in the Ante Creek area of west central Alberta.

Parex Resources Inc. Acquisition of Verano Energy Limited

Counsel to Parex Resources Inc. in the 2014 $198 million acquisition of Verano Energy Limited.

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.

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.

Bellatrix Exploration Ltd. $200 Million Joint Venture

Counsel to Bellatrix Exploration Ltd. in the 2013 $200 million joint venture with the Canadian subsidiaries of Daewoo International Corporation and Devonian Natural Resources Private Equity Fund to develop properties in west central Alberta.

Encana Corporation Sale to Toyota Tsusho

Counsel to Encana in the 2012 $602 million sale of a 32.5% interest in a coalbed methane project in the Horseshoe Canyon play in southern Alberta to Toyota Tsusho Corporation.

Encana Corporation Partnership with Mitsubishi

Counsel to Encana in the 2012 $2.9 billion partnership with Mitsubishi whereby Mitsubishi acquired a 40% interest in Encana's natural gas assets in the Cutbank Ridge area in B.C.

Parex Resources Inc. Acquisition of Remora Energy

Counsel to Parex in the 2011 $255 million acquisition of Remora Energy Columbia Ltd. holding interests in Columbia properties.

Encana Corporation Sale of Cabin Gas Plant

Counsel to Encana in the 2011 $1.1 billion sale of North Texas gas producing properties and its interest in the Cabin Gas Plant.

Penn West Energy Trust Joint Venture with CIC

Counsel to Penn West in the 2010 formation of an $817 million joint venture with a wholly-owned subsidiary of China Investment Corporation to develop Penn West's bitumen assets in the Peace River area of northern Alberta.