Capital Markets

Representative Work

$1 billion private equity financings for Calgary-based oil and gas companies

Since 2012, counsel to eight Calgary-based private oil and gas companies in connection with over $1 billion of private equity financing transactions, with both Canadian and US based private equity sponsors

Striker Exploration Corp. $83 million acquisition of Exoro Energy Ltd.

Counsel to Exoro Energy Ltd. in the $83 million acquisition by Striker Exploration Corp.

Serious Labs Inc. US$5 million financing

Counsel to Serious Labs Inc. in its US$5 million equity private placement financing

Parex Resources Inc. $118.9 million public offering

Counsel to Parex Resources Inc. in its $118.9 million bought deal public offering of common shares

Kicking Horse Energy Inc. $23 million private placement

Counsel to Kicking Horse Energy Inc. in its $23 million bought deal private placement common share financing

Chronos Resources Ltd. $85 million private placement

Counsel to Chronos Resources Ltd. in its brokered $85 million private placement common share financing

Parex Resources Inc. $52.2 million public offering

Counsel to Parex Resources Inc. in its $52.2 million bought deal public offering of common shares

Petro Andina Resources Inc. $500 million acquisition by Pluspetrol Resources Corporation N.V.

Counsel to Petro Andina Resources Inc. in the $500 million acquisition by Pluspetrol Resources Corporation N.V. and formation and initial financing of Parex Resources Inc.

Crown Point Energy Inc. rights offerings and acquisition of Apco Austral S.A.

Counsel to Crown Point Energy Inc. for its US$16 million circular and short form prospectus rights offerings and Canadian counsel to Crown Point for its US$39 million acquisition of Apco Austral S.A. from an affiliate of Pluspetrol S.A. using the proceeds from the rights offerings. Apco Austral held a 26% participating interest in hydrocarbon exploitation concessions located in the Tierra del Fuego region of the Austral basin in southern Argentina

Artis Exploration Ltd. $180 million private equity financing

Counsel to Artis Exploration Ltd. in the $180 million private equity financing with Warburg Pincus LLC

NuVista Energy Ltd. $419 million strategic equity financing

Counsel to Nuvista Energy Ltd. in a $214 million private placement of subscription receipts, and a concurrent $170 million prospectus offering of subscription receipts for proceeds of $384 million, as well as in the private placement of $35 million in common shares on a flow-through basis for overall proceeds of $419 million

Inter Pipeline Ltd. $200 million bought deal financing

Counsel to Inter Pipeline Ltd. in an equity offering of 9,620,000 common shares at $20.80 per share for gross proceeds of $200 million

NewAlta Corporation $1 billion merger with Tervita Corporation

Counsel to NewAlta Corporation in the $1 billion merger with Tervita Corporation, a Canadian environmental solutions provider, in a stock swap transaction completed by way of Plan of Arrangement

TransGlobe Energy Corporation direct listing on the AIM market of the LSE

Counsel to TransGlobe Energy Corporation for the direct listing of its common shares on the AIM market of the London Stock Exchange Group plc

Suncor Energy Inc. offering of US$750 million

Counsel to the underwriters in Suncor Energy Inc.'s offering of US$750 million 4% notes due November 2047

Peyto Exploration & Development Corp. $172.5 million public offering

Counsel to Peyto Exploration & Development Corp. with respect to a private placement of $100 million senior unsecured notes and a public offering of 5,390,625 common shares for $172.5 million

Private equity firm acquisition of share in helium production company

Advising a private equity firm on the Canadian aspects of the acquisition of an interest in a Helium producer

PetroShale Inc. US$75 million financing

Counsel to PetroShale Inc. with respect to a US$75 million strategic financing with First Reserve

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

Ventura Resources Inc. $15.4 million combined private placements

Counsel to Ventura Resources Inc. in a $12 million brokered private placement and $3.4 million non-brokered private placement

Canadian International Oil Corp. equity commitment and debt financing

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

Peloton Computer Enterprises Ltd. strategic investment

Counsel to Peloton Computer Enterprises Ltd. in a strategic investment by Silver Lake, TriWest Capital Partners and HarbourVest Partners

Blackline Safety Corp. $10.5 million private placement

Counsel to Blackline Safety Corp. in a brokered private placement through a syndicate of underwriters led by Raymond James Ltd. issuing a total of 3,500,000 common shares for aggregate gross proceeds of $10.5 million

Cardinal Energy Ltd. $170 million public offering

Counsel to Cardinal Energy Ltd. in the $170 million public offering of 30,190,000 subscription receipts