|Date Announced:||May 17, 2017|
|Date Closed:||May 26, 2017|
|Client Name:||Vesta Energy Corp.|
Vesta Energy Corp. completed a $295 million equity financing co-led by energy private equity firms Riverstone Holdings, LLC and JOG Capital Corp. Other investors included members of the Vesta management team.
Headquartered in Calgary, Alberta, Vesta is a privately-held exploration and production company focused on the development of light oil properties in the shallow Joffre Duvernay Shale oil play.
Bennett Jones LLP acted as legal counsel to Vesta with a team including John Mercury, David Spencer, Kahlan Mills, James McClary, John Lawless, Steve Gow, Bradley Eidsness (Corporate) and Darcy Moch (Tax).