Kevin Guenther

Kevin Guenther Associate

Representative Work
  • J2 Acquisition Limited, as Canadian counsel, in its US$2.9B acquisition of APi Group.

  • High Park Capital in its C$40M sale of eCompliance Management Solutions Inc. to an affiliate of Alcumus Group Limited.
  • ILTA Grain Inc. in the sale of its edible bean business to Hensall Co-Op.
  • AltaGas Ltd. in the C$922M sale of a 35% indirect equity interest in the Northwest British Columbia hydroelectric facilities.
  • Gran Tierra Energy Inc. in its US$300M private placement of 7.75% senior notes due 2027.

  • Prometheus Group, LLC in its acquisition of Solufy Information Technologies Inc.
  • AltaGas Ltd. in the acquisition of a 50% ownership interest in certain existing and future natural gas processing plants in the Aitken Creek area from Black Swan Energy Ltd., and related joint venture processing, transportation and marketing agreements, that also includes new AltaGas liquids handling infrastructure, for a total capital investment by AltaGas of approximately C$230M.
  • Ericsson, as Canadian counsel, in its acquisition of CENX Inc. and its Canadian operating subsidiary, CENX Canada Inc.
  • AltaGas Ltd. in the C$165M sale of Canadian midstream and power assets to Birch Hill Equity Partners Management Inc.
  • Jinchang Energy Ltd. in its acquisition of Insignia Energy Ltd. for an undisclosed sum to consolidate assets in the Dixonville and Valhalla areas of Alberta.
  • Canadian Medical Association in the C$2.6B sale of MD Financial Management to Scotiabank, including the entering into of a 10-year affinity agreement between CMA and Scotiabank.
  • Xtreme Drilling Corp. in its C$209M business combination with AKITA Drilling Ltd.
  • TriWest Capital Partners in the approximately C$123M sale of Landmark Cinemas LP to Kinepolis Group NV.
  • Macquarie Group, as Canadian counsel, in the acquisition of Cargill Inc.’s North America power and gas business.
  • EV Private Equity in its investment in Evolution Engineering Inc.
  • Nabors Industries Ltd., as Canadian counsel, in its acquisition of Tesco Corporation.
  • Centrica plc in the C$722M acquisition of its Canadian oil and gas exploration and production business by Canlin Energy Corporation, a consortium of two Hong Kong-based companies, MIE Holdings Corp. and Can-China Global Resource Fund, and Geneva-based Mercuria Energy Group.
  • Source Energy Services Ltd. in its C$175M initial public offering.
  • TransCanada Trust, as tax counsel, in connection with the issuance of US$1.25B of Trust notes, due 2077.
  • Gran Tierra Energy Inc. in its approximately US$525M acquisition of all of the outstanding ordinary shares of PetroLatina Energy Ltd., a private exploration and production company formed in England and Wales, with assets located primarily in Colombia, and concurrent private placement offering of subscription receipts to partially fund the transaction for aggregate gross proceeds of approximately US$173.5M.
  • Mexichem SAB de CV and Dura-Line Holdings, Inc. in the acquisition of GPL Plastics Holdings Inc., for an undisclosed amount.
  • H&R Block Canada, Inc., with multiple tax advisory company asset acquisitions across Canada.
  • OceanaGold Corporation in connection with its C$856M acquisition of all of the shares of Romarco Minerals Inc. (ASX listed)
  • Canexus Corporation in its C$75M (plus adjustments) sale to Cenovus Energy Inc. of its North American Terminal Operations in Bruderheim, Alberta.
  • TransCanada Trust and TransCanada PipeLines Limited, as Canadian tax counsel, in connection with an offering of US$750M of trust notes by TransCanada Trust.
  • Centrica plc in its agreement with Qatar Petroleum International (QPI), whereby Centrica contributed its existing Canadian natural gas business into the CQ Energy Canada Partnership, and QPI acquired an indirect 40% interest through the CQ Energy Canada Partnership by contributing an additional C$200M of equity in the partnership.
  • Indian Oil Corporation Limited in its agreement with Progress Energy Canada Ltd., Pacific NorthWest LNG Ltd. and Petroliam Nasional Berhad (PETRONAS) to acquire a 10% interest in Progress Energy’s natural gas reserves in northeastern British Columbia and in the proposed Pacific NorthWest LNG export facility on Canada’s West Coast, and related joint venture arrangements.
  • FMC Technologies, Inc. in its C$282M acquisition of Pure Energy Services Ltd.
  • Centrica plc and Qatar Petroleum International in their C$1B joint acquisition of a vast majority of Suncor Energy Inc.'s remaining conventional natural gas and crude oil assets and associated infrastructure located in the Western Canadian Sedimentary Basin.