Bodie advises on tax issues relating to corporate reorganizations, mergers,
acquisitions and dispositions, public market debt and equity transactions,
cross-border transactions, the formation and capitalization of private equity
funds and oil and gas taxation.
His practice focuses on the energy and
natural resource industries, acting for both domestic and international oil and
gas and energy companies. Scott has provided international tax planning advice
for several Canadian companies, including the structuring of foreign
His practice also includes personal tax planning and wealth
and succession planning.
Scott has presented papers regularly to
conferences sponsored by the Canadian Petroleum Tax Society, the Canadian Tax
Foundation and the Canadian Bar Association.
- TriWest Capital Partners, one of Canada's leading private equity firms, in connection with the acquisition of Bull Moose Capital Ltd. Read more
- Counsel to Patterson-UTI Energy, Inc., a publicly-listed, Houston-based drilling services company, in connection with its acquisition of drilling technologies companies Warrior Rig Ltd., Warrior Manufacturing Services Ltd. and certain related subsidiaries. Read more
- Canadian Pacific Railway Limited in connection with its proposed US$28 billion merger with Norfolk Southern Corp.
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