Practises largely in the areas of corporate commercial and securities law including public offerings and exempt placements; merger and acquisitions of corporations and assets; power utility contracts, including wind power generation contracts, joint venture and transaction structuring; corporate finance, leveraged buyouts, take-overs, cross-border transactions, amalgamations, commodities futures and options trading, corporate governance, shareholder and partnership agreements, corporate-planning advisory services; secured transactions; asset securitizations and franchising agreements.
Chairman of Aikins Executive Board, 2009 - present
Member of Aikins Executive Board, 2002 - present
Co-Chair of Aikins Business Law Department, 2000 - present
First National Alarmcap Income Fund — Plan of Arrangement and TSX Listing
New Flyer Industries Inc. — IDS Offering
Old Dutch Foods Ltd. — Take-over bid for Humpty Dumpty Snack Foods Inc.
Winnipeg Airport Authority — Airport Refinancing - Bond Offering
TruServ Canada Inc. — Merger transaction with RONA Inc.
- 138MW Power Purchase Transaction for wind generated power with Pattern Energy
- Secured Loan Transaction to Pattern Energy
- 300MW RFP for wind generated power