Great Lakes Hydro Income Fund has filed a preliminary prospectus pertaining to a proposed $250 million initial public offering of units. Great Lakes will act as manager and guarantor of certain obligations of the trust. The Tory Haythe team acting for Great Lakes includes Phil Brown and Jay Holsten. The lead underwriters were CIBC Capital Markets and RBC Dominion Securities with McCarthy Tétrault acting as counsel. The trust is represented by Stikeman, Elliott, with the Stikes team comprised of Erik Richer La Fleche and Christine Desaulniers (corporate) and Robert Hogan (tax).