Energy: Oil & Gas

Key Contacts

Warrier Vivek High Resolution Image Vivek T.A. Warrier
Partner, Head of Oil & Gas
T: 403.298.3040
Greenfield Donald High Resolution Image Donald E. Greenfield Q.C.
T: 403.298.3248
Maguire Patrick High Resolution Image Patrick T. Maguire
Partner, Co-Head of Corporate Department
T: 403.298.3184

Our Oil & Gas Group has served as a strategic partner to both private and public sector participants in Canada's booming oil and gas industry for nearly a century.  From industry conglomerates and investor groups to emerging independent producers and operators, our clients have entrusted us to advise them on some of the largest and most complex oil and gas development projects in the country.

We bring our cutting-edge, problem-solving orientation and practical, client-focused work ethic to bear on all facets of energy-related private M&A and project development transactions. And, we never lose sight of our clients' objectives and timelines.  With the largest tax planning group in the country, one of the deepest regulatory and environmental law groups, and top-ranked government relations experts, our Oil & Gas Group offers our clients unrivalled breadth of expertise in significant energy transactions.

Select Experience

  • Canadian Natural Resources Limited in connection with completing C$12.74-billion acquisition of a 70 percent working interest in the Athabasca Oil Sands Project and other oil sands assets. Read more
  • North West Redwater Partnership Completes Dual-Tranche Issuance of C$1,500,000,000 Aggregate Principal Amount of Senior Secured Bonds  Read more
  • Vesta Energy Corp. in connection with a $295 million equity financing co-led by energy private equity firms Riverstone Holdings, LLC and JOG Capital Corp.  Read more

Recent Recognitions

  • 2017, Legal Media Group's Benchmark Canada

    Recognized as Energy/Resource Litigation Firm of the year
  • 2017, Chambers Canada

    Ranked, Band 1, Energy: Oil & Natural Gas
  • 2017, The Legal 500: Canada

    Ranked Tier 1, Energy - Oil and Gas
  • "first choice for large or complex matters" "top-rate team" "good strength-in-depth" "overall practicality and usefulness of its advice"

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