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Scott Bodie


Corporate Reorganization, M&A, and Cross-border Tax Lawyer at Bennett Jones Calgary

T: 403.298.3635

Scott 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 investments.

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.

Select Experience

  • 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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