Acquisition of HNZ Group Inc. (Canadian Helicopters Limited)
Counsel to Don Wall and CHL Heli-Acquisition Company Ltd. in the 2017 $232 million acquisition of HNZ Group Inc. (Canadian Helicopters Limited).
Bistow Group Inc. Acquisition of Cougar Helicopters
Aviation Counsel to Bistow Group Inc., a leading provider of helicopter services to the worldwide offshore energy industry, in the acquisition of an interest in Cougar Helicopters Inc. for approximately US$250 million.
WestJet Airlines Ltd./Boeing Company
Counsel to WestJet Airlines Ltd. in the negotiations to purchase 65 Boeing 737 Max Aircraft.
WestJet Airlines Ltd./Bombardier Inc.
Counsel to WestJet Airlines Ltd. in the negotiations to purchase 45 Bombardier Q400 Aircraft.
WestJet Airlines Ltd./Export-Import Bank of the United States
Counsel to WestJet Airlines Ltd. in the Export Import Bank of the United States guaranteed financing of 55 Boeing 737 Aircraft.
WestJet Airlines Ltd. Leased Aircraft
Counsel to WestJet Airlines Ltd. in negotiations with various North American and International lessors to lease 40+ Boeing Aircraft.
WestJet Airlines Ltd./Export Development Canada
Counsel to WestJet Airlines Ltd. in the financing of 45 Bombardier Q400 Aircraft.
Royal Bank of Canada (Leasing Division)
Counsel to Royal Bank of Canada with respect to the leasing of 25+ aircraft.
Royal Bank of Canada (Lending Division)
Counsel to Royal Bank of Canada with respect to the financing of 25+ aircraft.
Sunwest Aviation Ltd.
Counsel to Sunwest Aviation Ltd. in the acquisition of a Canadian aircraft charter and management company.
Aviation Management Companies
Counsel to various Canadian aircraft management companies with respect to the acquisition and disposition of 50+ aircraft.
Counsel to multiple corporations, including major oil and gas companies, with respect to the acquisition, disposition and/or lease of 50+ aircraft.
Avmax Group Inc.
Counsel to Avmax Group Inc. with respect to a corporate reorganization and significant investment by third party.
Export Development Canada
Counsel to Export Development Canada with respect to the aircraft fleet financing of Avmax Group Inc.
Aviation Leasing Companies
Special Aviation Counsel to various North American and International aviation leasing companies with respect to leasing of foreign owned aircraft to Canadian operators.