Energy

Representative Work

TAMA Transmission LP’s bid on Fort McMurray West 500 kV transmission line

Counsel to TAMA Transmission LP (a partnership of TransAlta Corporation and Berkshire Hathaway Energy) in connection with the preparation of a binding bid to the Alberta Electric System Operator for the design, financing, construction, ownership and operation of a 470 km, 500kV high voltage power line between Edmonton and Fort McMurray, including negotiation of development agreements, construction agreements and financing arrangements for a public-private partnership

Encana Corporation midstream services arrangements

Counsel to Encana Corporation in connection with midstream transportation and processing in the Pipestone and Sexsmith areas in Alberta

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.

Tourmaline Oil Corp. $1.3 billion acquisition from Shell Canada Energy

Counsel to Tourmaline Oil Corp. in the $1.369 billion acquisition of strategic assets located in the Alberta Deep Basin and the North East British Columbia Gundy area from Shell Canada Energy

ARC Resources Ltd. disposition of light oil assets to Spartan Energy Corp.

Counsel to ARC Resources Ltd. in the $700 million strategic disposition of light oil assets in southeast Saskatchewan to Spartan Energy Corp.

Disposition of pipeline and midstream facilities

Counsel to seller in a proposed billion dollar plus disposition of pipeline and midstream facilities

Savannah Petroleum PLC acquisitions in Africa and Central America

Counsel to Savannah Petroleum in respect of proposed and completed acquisitions and joint ventures in Nigeria and elsewhere in Africa and Central Asia

RMP Energy Inc. disposition of assets in west central Alberta

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

Freehold Royalties Ltd. acquisition from Husky Energy Inc.

Counsel to Freehold Royalties Ltd. in the $165 million acquisition of royalty production and lands from Husky Energy Inc.

Petrus Resources Ltd. $30 million disposition of assets to Rising Star Resources Ltd.

Counsel to Petrus Resources Ltd. in the $30 million disposition of its oil and natural gas interests in the Peace River area of Alberta to Rising Star Resources Ltd.

Whitecap Resources Inc. $595 million acquisition from Husky Energy Inc.

Counsel to Whitecap Resources Inc. in the $595 million acquisition of premium oil assets in southwest Saskatchewan from Husky Energy Inc.

Athabasca Oil Corporation royalty grant to Burgess Energy Holdings LLC

Counsel to Athabasca Oil Corporation in the granting of a $129 million contingent bitumen royalty to Burgess Energy Holdings LLC

Murphy Oil Canada Ltd. sale to Suncor Energy Inc.

Counsel to Murphy Oil Canada Ltd., Canadian subsidiary of Murphy Oil Corporation, in the $937 million sale of its 5% non-operated working interest in the Syncrude oil sands joint venture to Suncor Energy Inc.

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 

Murphy Oil Canada Ltd. disposition of natural gas assets in British Columbia

Counsel to Murphy Oil Canada Ltd., Canadian subsidiary of Murphy Oil Corporation, in the $538 million disposition of the Tupper Main and Tupper West gas plants and associated pipelines in northeastern British Columbia to Enbridge G and P Canada Limited Partnership, a subsidiary of Enbridge Inc.

SemCAMS ULC sour gas transportation arrangements

Counsel to SemCAMS ULC in connection with a 10 year extension of existing long-term sour gas transportation arrangements with an investment grade producer on SemCAMS' Northwest Wapiti, Wapiti and Simonette pipeline systems for gas processing at Kaybob South 3 (K3) Plant

SemCAMS ULC producer arrangements for sour gas processing plant

Counsel to SemCAMS ULC in connection with long-term producer arrangements for a new 200 mmcf/day sour gas processing plant at 25-67-07W6M

SemCAMS ULC producer arrangements for condensate gathering and processing

Counsel to SemCAMS ULC in connection with the long-term producer arrangements for a $62 million product to construct condensate gathering and processing facilities at Kaybob

PrairieSky Royalty Ltd. acquisition from Canadian Natural Resources Limited

Counsel to PrairieSky Royalty Ltd. in $1.8 billion acquisition of royalty assets from Canadian Natural Resources Limited

Nordaq Energy disposition of offshore assets

Counsel to Nordaq Energy in respect to the sale of a 75% interest in its Alaskan offshore assets to and joint venture with Caelus Energy LLC.

Western Canadian LNG export project arrangements

Counsel to joint venture operating company in respect of capacity, nomination and lifting arrangements for a Western Canadian LNG export project

Freehold Royalties Ltd. acquisition from Penn West Petroleum Ltd.

Counsel to Freehold Royalties Ltd. in the $321 million acquisition of two royalty packages from Penn West Petroleum Ltd.

Tourmaline Oil Corp. acquisition of interests of Perpetual Energy Inc.

Counsel to Tourmaline Oil Corp.in the $257 million acquisition of the interests of Perpetual Energy Inc. in the West Edson area of Alberta

Encana Corporation sale of assets to Ember Resources Inc.

Counsel to Encana Corporation in the $605 million sale of Clearwater assets in Alberta, including approximately 1.2 million acres of land and over 6800 producing natural gas wells to Ember Resources Inc.