Gillian is a partner advising on a broad range of acquisitions, financings, and technology transactions. Public and private companies and private equity funds, in Canada and internationally, value Gillian’s extensive technology knowledge and experience, including FinTech and AI. She advises clients on their critical mergers, acquisitions and dispositions, and fund structuring. Gillian has in-depth expertise in debt and equity securities financings, including project and ABL financings. Gillian acts as general counsel for companies of all sizes and in various industries, in matters ranging from technology transactions to shareholder disputes and general corporate issues. She regularly advises on specialty technology matters, including privacy law, CASL, outsourcing, e-commerce, and online gaming. She also has extensive experience in restructuring and privatizations, and government procurement processes. Select Recognition: Lexpert® Special Edition — Technology; The Best Lawyers in Canada.
On March 31, 2017, H2O Power Limited Partnership — a joint venture between the Public Sector Pension Investment Board (PSP) and BluEarth Renewables Inc. — completed a $400-million private placement of fixed-rate senior secured notes due November 30, 2029, to finance the long-term operation of eight hydroelectric generating facilities in Ontario.