Burlington Resources Acquisition of Poco Petroleum

Bennett Jones represented Burlington Resources in its recent U. S. $3.8 bn. acquisition of Poco Petroleum. Burnet, Duckworth & Palmer represented Poco. The Bennett Jones team, on the corporate side, was comprised of Robert R. Rooney, C. Perry Spitznagel, Neil H. Stevenson, John D. MacNeil, Martin Lambert, Philip B. Hodge, and Bradley D. Markel; and, on the tax side, C. Michael Ryer and D. Alan Ross.