Helgi Maki has broad experience advising on various
types of financing transactions, routinely acting for a wide range of domestic
and foreign credit providers, borrowers and sponsors on both domestic and
cross-border syndicated loan facilities, acquisition and tender-offer
financings, workouts and restructurings as well as private and public debt
issuances. She has also had exposure to a wide variety of other transactional
Prior to joining Bennett Jones, she worked as a corporate
associate at another major Toronto law firm.
Helgi has authored and
co-authored articles related to her practice area, including:
- Author of "Unique Challenges in Taking Security Over Particular Types of
Assets" for the Ontario Bar Association conference Commercial Loans:
Practising Perfection to Ensure Enforceable Security, October 2009.
- Co-author of "Enforcement of NAFTA Chapter 11 Investor-State Awards:
Implications for Enforcement of Investor-State Awards under the Energy Charter
Treaty", for the Canadian Bar Association International Commercial Arbitration
Conference, Calgary, May 2003.
Calgary Fuel Facilities Corporation Ltd. in connection with its $90 million private placement of 3.549% 30-year amortizing bonds through RBC Capital Markets, as agent.
Klondex Mines Ltd. acquires the Hollister mine and the Esmeralda mine and mill in Northern Nevada for approximately C$150,000,000. Read more
- TerraPro Group Inc., an Alberta-based provider of environmental, terrain protection and remote access solutions, in connection with its reorganization pursuant to a plan of arrangement and concurrent refinancing Read more
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