50 Queen St N, Suite 1020, PO Box 2248, Kitchener, ON
Year called to bar: 1999 (ON)
Bryce Kraeker is the managing partner of Gowling WLG’s Waterloo Region office. Bryce regularly provides counsel to issuers and underwriters on raising debt or equity through both public and private corporate finance transactions, including initial public offerings, bought deals and other prospectus offerings and private placements. He also supports his Canadian and international clients on all aspects of registrant regulation and fund formation. Bryce manages all aspects of his clients' domestic and cross-border M&A activities. He has extensive experience in structuring takeover bids, plans of arrangements, amalgamations, share and asset purchases, reverse takeover transactions, and proxy contests. He is often called upon to advise on corporate governance best practices and policies, directors' duties and liabilities, continuous disclosure obligations, insider trading policies, equity incentive compensation plans, and related party transactions. Bryce is known as a trusted advisor who gets the job done. His clients benefit from his strong negotiating skills, practical regulatory advice, and his ability to simplify complex securities laws. He has been recognized in The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory and annually named an Acritas Star from 2017 to 2020.
On March 28, 2018, InterRent REIT (InterRent) successfully completed a $97,848,900 public offering, made on a bought deal basis. InterRent distributed 10,005,000 trust units, issued at $9.78 per unit though a syndicate of underwriters.
Conestoga-Rovers & Associates and GHD Group Pty Ltd. announced that they had completed their previously announced merger to create a global leader in engineering, environmental consulting, architecture, and construction services.