Michael Kilby

Michael Kilby Partner

Representative Work
  • Shawcor Ltd. in its C$305M acquisition of all of the issued and outstanding common shares of ZCL Composites Inc., pursuant to a plan of arrangement.
  • Brookfield Capital Partners in its US$1B proposed sale of BGIS to CCMP Capital Advisors, LP.
  • Pluspetrol Resources Company B.V. in connection with its C$110M acquisition of LSC Lithium Corporation by way of plan of arrangement.
  • GFL Environmental Inc. in its acquisition of Waste Industries to create the largest privately owned environmental services company in North America, valuing Waste Industries at a total enterprise value of US$2.85B
  • BayMark Health Services, Inc., a portfolio company of Webster Capital, as co-counsel, in its acquisition of Canadian Addiction Treatment Centres LP, the largest provider of opioid addiction treatment in Canada.
  • Patheon N.V., as Canadian counsel, in its US$7.2B acquisition by Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc.
  • Manitoba Telecom Services Inc. in the acquisition of all of its outstanding shares by BCE Inc. by way of a plan of arrangement for approximately C$3.9B.
  • Lowe's Companies in its C$3.2B friendly acquisition of Rona Inc. by way of a plan of arrangement under the Business Corporations Act (Québec).
  • Marriott International, Inc., as Canadian counsel, in its US$13B acquisition of Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Inc.
  • Cheung Kong Infrastructure Holdings Limited and Power Assets Holdings Limited in their C$1.7B acquisition of a majority interest in pipeline and infrastructure assets in Western Canada.
  • Horizon Utilities Corporation in its amalgamation with Enersource Corporation and PowerStream Inc. to form Alectra Inc. and Alectra Utilities Corporation and their acquisition of Hydro One Brampton Networks Inc., to form one of the largest municipally owned utilities in North America.
  • China National Offshore Oil Company in its US$19.5B cash acquisition of Calgary-based Nexen Inc., including the assumption of debt.
  • Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. in its defence of BHP Billiton's US$38.6B unsolicited take-over bid.
  • Vale S.A. in connection with its C$19.9B unsolicited take-over bid for Inco Limited.
  • Transcontinental Inc in connection with its acquisition of Quad/Graphics Canada.
  • The Stanley Works in its US$4.5B acquisition of The Black & Decker Corporation to create Stanley Black & Decker.
  • ratiopharm Group, as Canadian counsel, in its €3.6B sale to Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd.
  • Lakeport Brewing Income Fund in its sale to Labatt Brewing Co. Ltd. for C$201M.