Andrea’s practice focuses on corporate finance, mergers & acquisitions, corporate governance, executive compensation, and general corporate matters. Andrea has extensive corporate finance experience on domestic and cross-border equity and debt financings. She also has significant mergers & acquisitions experience, in takeover bids, proxy contests, negotiated mergers & acquisitions, and a range of corporate transactions and restructurings. She is a frequent advisor to boards and special committees. Andrea routinely advises companies in the mining and energy sectors. Andrea started her career with Osler as a summer student in 1998. Andrea also practised in the New York office of Osler from 2002 to 2005.
On June 30, 2015, Crescent Point Energy Corp. (Crescent Point), one of Canada’s largest light and medium oil producers, acquired all of the issued and outstanding common shares of Legacy Oil + Gas Inc. by way of arrangement (the Legacy Acquisition). The total consideration for the Legacy Acquisition was approximately $1.53 billion, comprising approximately 18.97 million Crescent Point common shares and the assumption of approximately $967 million of net debt.
Petroamerica Oil Corp. and Suroco Energy Inc. fended off a hostile bid by Vetra Holding S.a.r.l. and Vetra Acquisition Ltd. and completed a plan of arrangement pursuant to which Petroamerica acquired all the issued and outstanding shares of Suroco for an approximate total value of $108.6 million.