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Drew C. Broughton

Associate

Corporate Commercial and M&A Lawyer at Bennett Jones Edmonton

T: 780.945.4762

Drew Broughton has a general corporate and commercial law practice, with a focus on mergers and acquisitions, private equity, corporate finance and securities law.

Drew has extensive experience advising buyers and sellers with respect to merger and acquisitions transactions, both public and private, including Canadian and international takeover bids, plans of arrangement and asset and share purchase transactions. Acting for clients in the oil and gas, energy services, construction and technology industries, he is able to negotiate and complete both complex and simple merger and acquisition transactions. Drew has also acted in a number of private equity transactions, and works closely with private equity funds and companies to achieve synergies.

Drew has been involved in a number of public and private offerings of equity and debt securities, including initial public offerings, prospectus offerings, private placements and subscription receipts, acting for both issuers and underwriters. His corporate governance work includes advising clients on general compliance matters.

Drew originally hails from Lethbridge, Alberta, and now splits his time between our Calgary and Edmonton offices.

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  • Marquee Energy Ltd., in connection with its business combination with Alberta Oilsands Inc. by way of court-approved plan of arrangement.  Read more
  • Sanjel Corporation, an Alberta-based energy services and pressure pumping company, in connection with the sale of its Canadian fracturing, coiled tubing and cementing assets to STEP Energy Services Ltd. and 1961531 Alberta Ltd.
  • Sanjel Corporation, an Alberta-based energy services and pressure pumping company, in connection with the sale of its US fracturing, coiled tubing and cementing assets to Liberty Oilfield Services Holdings LLC.