Paul H. Harricks - Gowling WLG

Paul H. Harricks

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2006
Phone: 416-369-7296

Paul Harricks is a partner in Gowlings' Toronto office. He is chair of the Energy and Infrastructure Group and former herad of the Business Law department. 

Paul has a primarily transactions-based practice in the areas of mergers and acquisitions (in a variety of sectors), energy and infrastructure, project development and finance, consumer finance and cards and corporate finance. He acts for a wide range of Canadian and foreign corporations, investment dealers, banks and financial institutions.

York University - Osgoode HallLL.B 1978

Case History

Establishment of JPMorgan''s Infrastructure Fund — - Represented JPMorgan in the Canadian aspects of the establishment and financing of its global infrastructure investment fund
Financing of Proposed BCE Acquisition — - Represented Deutsche Bank in connection with the financing of the proposed acquisition of BCE Inc. by a consortium led by Ontario Teachers Pension Plan
Acquisition of Selfridge''s
  • Acted for Wittington Investments in connection with its public takeover of Selfridges plc, the UK store chain;
  • Acquisition of Bruce Nuclear

    - Represented British Energy in connection with its acquisition of a long-term leasehold in the Bruce nuclear plant from a government-owned utility
    - Bruce, with over 6,200 megawatts of installed capacity, is North America''s largest nuclear facility and the second largest in the world
    - Bruce Power is now Canada''s only privately-owned nuclear operator.

    Office Location

    One First Canadian Place
    100 King Street West
    Suite 1600
    Toronto, ON M5X 1G5

    Practice Areas

    Corporate Law
    Energy Law
    Energy Regulatory Law
    Project Finance Law

    Other Information

    Gender: Male