Paul Mereau

Representative Work

Clarke Inc. acquisition of Holloway Lodging Corporation

Counsel to Clarke Inc. and the special committee of Clarke's board of directors in connection with Clarke's acquisition of the 49% of Holloway Lodging Corporation that it did not already own. The acquisition was completed by statutory Plan of Arrangement

$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

Chronos Resources Ltd. $85 million private placement

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

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.

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.

Tamarack Valley Energy Ltd. acquisition of Spur Resources Ltd.

Counsel to Spur Resources Ltd. in the $407.5 million acquisition by Tamarack Valley Energy Ltd.

FirstEnergy Capital Corp. acquisition by GMP Capital Inc.

Counsel to FirstEnergy Capital Corp. in the $99 million acquisition by GMP Capital Inc.

Freehold Royalties Ltd. $165 million financing

Counsel to Freehold Royalties Ltd. in its $165 million public offering of 14,286,000 common shares and the $20 million private placement of 1,732,000 common shares

Freehold Royalties Ltd. $373 million public offering

Counsel to Freehold Royalties Ltd.in its $373 million public offering of 20,700,000 common shares and the $33 million private placement of 1,833,334 common shares