Tax Partner. Focuses on income taxation in corporate/commercial transactions. Advises public/private clients on M&A, debt/equity financings, corporate reorganisations, debt restructurings and international tax planning. Has advised on acquisitions by Newmont Mining and Coeur Mining; a consortium led by Northern Private Capital, an investment firm led by John Risley and Andrew Lapham, in its proposed $1 billion acquisition of MDA, Canada’s leading space technology company, from Maxar Technologies; a joint venture between prominent businessman, Larry Tanenbaum, and Junior Bridgeman, a former NBA player/entrepreneur, in its acquisition of Coca-Cola Refreshments Canada Company; the vendors' sale of Wellington Financial’s assets and loan portfolio to CIBC, and Miller McAshphalt’s $931 million acquisition by Colas Canada. Advises on numerous acquisitions and dispositions by private equity funds and other public/private transactions.
CBA, CTF and IFA.