855 2nd St SW, Suite 4500, Bankers Hall E, Calgary, AB
Year called to bar: 1994 (BC); 1998 (AB)
Bryan Haynes has over 28 years of experience in commercial transactions and business law, with a focus on private mergers & acquisitions, including cross-border transactions, and corporate restructurings. Bryan previously co-chaired the Corporate/Commercial practice group at Bennett Jones. Bryan recently represented Longview Aviation Capital Corp. in connection with its agreement to acquire the Dash 8/Q400 turbo prop business from Bombardier. Bryan also recently represented TriWest Capital Partners in connection with its acquisitions of PRT Growing Services and the Lithion Power Group. Bryan recently served on the Board of Governors of McGill University and represents Bennett Jones on the Pacific Rim Advisory Council (PRAC), a leading global association of 30 top tier law firms representing 12,000 lawyers around the world. Admitted to the British Columbia Bar in 1994 and Alberta Bar in 1998.
De Havilland Aircraft of Canada Limited (“DHC”) completed the acquisition of substantially all of the assets of the Dash 8 aircraft program from Bombardier Inc. (“Bombardier”) for gross proceeds of approximately US$300 million
TriWest Capital Partners invested in Lithion Power Group (fka HPC Energy Services) in partnership with various members of senior management and existing shareholders. The financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
On May 2, 2017, STEP Energy Services Ltd. (“STEP”) completed an initial public offering of 10 million common shares at $10 per common share for aggregate gross proceeds of $100 million. The common shares of STEP are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol “STEP.”