199 Bay St, Suite 5300, Commerce Court West, Toronto, ON
Year called to bar: 1995 (ON)
Eric Bremermann is a partner and member of the Mergers & Acquisitions and Project Development & Finance Groups, as well as Co-Chair of the Energy Group in the Toronto office. Eric leads the firm’s initiatives in respect of Germany, Austria and Switzerland. He is also a member of the firm’s Diversity Committee. Eric’s practice focuses on corporate and commercial law, with an emphasis on Canadian-European cross-border issues, including advising on mergers, acquisitions, disposition and financing, corporate governance matters, business and family succession, project development, and the establishment of subsidiaries in the NAFTA marketplace. Eric has specific expertise in renewable energy and independent power production. He has advised a variety of clients in the sector in connection with their entry into Canada, acquisition, development and financing of power projects, including wind and solar, and associated regulatory requirements. Eric is fluent in German and assists a variety of clients headquartered in Europe. Eric is a member of the Law Society of Ontario, the Canadian Bar Association and the International Bar Association. He speaks regularly at domestic and international conferences, and is frequently asked to assist foreign delegations in Canada.
On September 1, 2017, adidas AG completed its divestiture of CCM Hockey to a newly formed affiliate of Birch Hill Equity Partners for US$110 million, subject to customary adjustments. CCM Hockey consists of its main operations in Montréal as well as operations in the US, Sweden, Norway and Finland.
On March 30, 2015, a subsidiary of Renewable Energy Trust Capital, Inc. acquired CityLights solar power project, a 10-megawatt AC solar power plant, from CSI Solar Project 16 Inc., a subsidiary of Canadian Solar Inc. Two other 10-megawatt AC solar power plants, DiscoveryLight and FotoLight, were acquired by the same subsidiary on December 31, 2014.