Shermco Industries acquires Magna Electric

Shermco Industries Canada Inc. (Shermco), a subsidiary of Shermco Industries, Inc., completed the acquisition of Magna Electric Corporation (MEC) (Saskatchewan), Saskatchewan's largest electrical company, and its sister company Magna Electric Corporation (Manitoba).

Shermco was represented in the US by Kirkland & Ellis LLP with a team consisting of Hamed Meshki, Brandon Vongsawad and Josh Birenbaum (M&A and securities); and in Canada by Stikeman Elliott LLP with a team of John Leopold, Kim Le, Zev Zelman, Kevin Custodio and Adam Plotkin (M&A and securities); Frank Mathieu and Phil Kattan (tax); Larry Cobb (environmental), Nancy Ramalho and William Hockin (employment); Luc Vaillancourt and Lyle Teichman (benefits); Howard Rosenoff, Kenton Rein, Amy Nugent and Michael Dyck (banking and finance), and Jeffrey Brown and Megan MacDonald (competition).

MEC was represented by MacPherson Leslie & Tyerman LLP with a team including Douglas Osborn, Jennifer McPherson (M&A and securities) and Todd Rosenberg (tax).