Banking

Representative Work

Superior Plus Corp. international syndicated credit facilities

Counsel to the agent and a syndicate of ten lenders with respect to providing a $750 million secured credit facility to affiliated Canadian, U.S. and Chilean borrowers

PrairieSky Royalty Ltd. syndicated credit facilities

Counsel to PrairieSky Royalty Ltd. in connection with a $200 million syndicated extendable revolving credit facility and a $25 million extendable operating credit facility

Strad Energy Services Ltd. syndicated credit facilities

Counsel to Strad Energy Services Ltd. with respect to its Canadian and U.S. syndicated secured credit facilities

Canadian construction company $425 million syndicated credit facilities

Counsel to a Canadian construction company in connection with its senior secured syndicated credit facilities in an aggregate principal amount of up to $425 million

CWC Energy Services Corp. syndicated and term credit facilities

Counsel to CWC Energy Services Corp. in connection with amendments and extensions of its secured syndicated credit facilities in an aggregate principal amount of up to $75 million and a new secured 5-year term credit facility in the principal amount of $12.8 million

Essential Energy Services Ltd. $50 million credit facility

Counsel to the agent and a syndicate of lenders in connection with a $50 million senior secured credit facility to Essential Energy Services Ltd.

TriWest Capital Partners investment in HPC Energy Services Ltd.

Counsel to HPC Energy Services Ltd. in a Plan of Arrangement whereby TriWest Capital Partners acquired a majority interest in HPC Energy Services Ltd.

TransCanada PipeLines Limited credit facilities

Counsel to the agent and lending syndicate in connection with credit facilities provided to TransCanada PipeLines Limited in the amounts of $3 billion and US$2 billion

ATCO Group $2 billion increase in credit facilities

Counsel to Royal Bank of Canada and the Bank of Montreal in connection with syndicated unsecured credit facilities provided to various members of the ATCO Group in the aggregate principal amount of $2 billion

Oil and gas company $170 million credit facility

Counsel to a private oil and gas exploration and production company for its $170 million senior secured syndicated credit facility and its U.S. $125 million senior secured second lien notes

Raging River Exploration Inc. credit facility

Counsel to Raging River Exploration Inc. with respect to its $500 million senior secured syndicated credit facility

Suncor Energy Inc. credit facilities

Counsel to the agent and syndicate of lenders for the $4 billion and US $2 billion unsecured credit facilities to Suncor Energy Inc.

Paramount Resources Ltd. credit facility

Counsel to the agent and a syndicate of lenders in connection with a $1 billion senior secured credit facility to Paramount Resources Ltd.

Acquisition of HNZ Group Inc. (Canadian Helicopters Limited)

Counsel to Don Wall and CHL Heli-Acquisition Company Ltd. in the $232 million acquisition of HNZ Group Inc. (Canadian Helicopters Limited)

International Petroleum Corporation acquisition of oil and natural gas assets from Cenovus Energy Inc.

Counsel to International Petroleum Corporation in the acquisition of oil and natural gas assets in Suffield and Alderson areas of southern Alberta from Cenovus Energy Inc. for proceeds of $512 million plus an additional deferred contingent amount of $36 million

Whitecap Resources Inc. $1.7 billion credit facility

Counsel to Whitecap Resources Inc. in its $1.7 billion senior secured credit facility which included the issuance of $195 million senior secured notes

Whitecap Resources Inc. $425 million financing

Counsel to Whitecap Resources Inc. in the $425 million financing comprised of a $92.5 million non-brokered private placement and a concurrent $332.5 million bought deal equity financing pursuant to which Whitecap issued 48,297,000 subscription receipts

Enerflex Ltd. acquisition of Mesa Compression, LLC

Counsel to Enerflex Ltd., through the U.S. entity Enerflex Energy Systems Inc., in its US$106 million acquisition of U.S. based contract compression business, Mesa Compression, LLC

Canyon Services Group Inc. acquisition by Trican Well Service Ltd.

Counsel to Canyon Services Group Inc. in the $637 million acquisition by Trican Well Service Ltd.

Savanna Energy Services Corp. hostile takeover

Counsel to Savanna Energy Services Corp. in the defense of a hostile takeover bid by Total Energy Services Inc.

Whitecap Resources Inc. $200 million private placement

Counsel to Whitecap Resources Inc. in the $200 million private placement of $200,000,000 senior secured notes

Crew Energy Inc. $300 million debt offering

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

Madalena Energy Inc. disposition to Pan American Energy LLC

Counsel to Madalena Energy Inc. in the partial sale and financing of its Argentine shale properties to Pan American Energy LLC.

Athabasca Oil Corporation light oil joint venture with Murphy Oil Company Ltd.

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