1055 West Hastings St, Suite 1700, The Guinness Tower, Vancouver, BC
Year called to bar: 2001 (BC)
Alan is a partner in the Corporate Group and Co-Chair of Osler’s Mining group. He practises in the areas of corporate finance and securities and corporate/commercial law with an emphasis on mergers & acquisitions and corporate governance. Alan also practises in the area of mining law and specializes in the mining sector. He regularly advises public and private companies and sources of capital in public and private financing transactions, mergers & acquisitions, continuous disclosure obligations, and regulatory compliance matters.
On August 10, 2018, South32 Ltd. (South32) acquired all of the issued and outstanding common shares of Arizona Mining Inc. (Arizona Mining) not already owned by South32 or its affiliates for cash consideration of $6.20 per share by way of a statutory plan of arrangement pursuant to the Business Corporations Act (British Columbia).
On November 1, 2017, The Washington Cos. (Washington), a group of privately held North American mining, industrial and transportation businesses founded by industrialist and entrepreneur Dennis R. Washington, completed its acquisition of Dominion Diamond Corp. (Dominion) for approximately $1.5 billion.