NuVista Energy Ltd. acquisition of pipestone business of Cenovus Energy Inc.
Counsel to NuVista Energy Ltd. in the $625 million acquisition of the Cenovus Pipestone Partnership, which holds assets in the Pipestone area of Northwest Alberta, from Cenovus Energy Inc.
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
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
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
Tourmaline Oil Corp. Peace River High joint venture
Counsel to Tourmaline Oil Corp. in the $500 million Peace River High sale to and joint venture with Canadian Non-Operated Resources LP
Baytex Energy Corp. $1.5 billion financing
Counsel to Baytex Energy Corp. in its $1.5 billion public offering of 38,433,000 subscription receipts
Canadian Pacific Railway Company $1.165 billion revolving credit facility
Counsel to Royal Bank of Canada and a syndicate of lenders in connection with a revolving credit facility provided to Canadian Pacific Railway Company in the amount $1.165 billion
Ember Resources Inc. acquisition of assets from Apache Corporation
Counsel to Alberta Treasury Branches in connection with syndicated credit facilities provided to Ember Resources Inc. in the aggregate principal amount of $150 million to assist in its acquisition of certain oil and gas assets from Apache Corporation and to refinance existing debt
Inter Pipeline Fund conversion to Inter Pipeline Ltd.
Counsel to Inter Pipeline Fund in its conversion to Inter Pipeline Ltd., a dividend paying corporation
Bonavista Energy Corporation $225 million financing
Counsel to Bonavista Energy Corporation in the private placement of long-term debt of guaranteed senior unsecured notes totaling approximately $225 million
Harvest Operations Corp. US$630 million financing
Counsel to Harvest Operations Corp.in a public offering US$630 million aggregate principal amount of senior unsecured 2.125% notes
Niko Resources Inc. international term and operating facilities
Counsel to The Bank of Nova Scotia, as the administrative agent for seven international banks, providing US$250 million aggregate senior secured revolving extendible credit facilities to Niko Resources Inc.
Vermillion Resources Ltd. international credit facilities
Counsel to The Toronto-Dominion Bank as agent for a syndicate of ten lenders providing international credit facilities to Vermillion Resources Ltd. aggregating $800 million on a senior secured basis
Corridor Pipeline construction financing facility
Counsel to The Toronto-Dominion Bank on the limited recourse facility to provide for construction of the expansion of the Corridor Pipeline between Fort McMurray and Edmonton, Alberta and servicing the Shell/Chevron/Marathon oilsands mine and extraction facilities
ATCO Power Limited Partnership acquisition and construction facility
Counsel for the facility, led by Royal Bank of Scotland, in the financing for the acquisition by ATCO Power Limited Partnership of three existing power plants and completion of construction of an additional three power plants in Alberta