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Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP Chair. Recognized by The International Who’s Who of Mergers and Acquisitions Lawyers 2011 “Top 10 Most Highly Regarded Individuals in the World” (only Canadian); by The Best Lawyers in Canada 2012 as “Toronto Mergers & Acquisitions Lawyer of the Year”; and 2011 as “Toronto Securities Lawyer of the Year”; by Chambers Global 2011: The World’s Leading Lawyers for Business for M&A (“one of the most well-regarded M&A transactional lawyers in the business” and “his seniority and experience are prime assets”); PLC Which Lawyer? Yearbook 2011 and 2010 as a "leading individual". In recent years, has acted as counsel in sale of Equinox Minerals to Barrick Gold and related involvements of Minmetals and Lundin (2011 — Lexpert® Deal of the Year); London Stock Exchange Group PLC in its proposed merger of equals with the TMX Group; the Board of Addax Petroleum in its sale to Sinopec International; CNPC in its acquisition of PetroKazakhstan; and previously in many significant and innovative transactions, including Coors-Molson, Placer Dome-Barrick, and Seagram-Vivendi.
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