Graham B. Smith
Graham B. Smith
(416) 863-2558
(416) 863-2653
199 Bay St, Suite 4000, Commerce Court West, Toronto, ON
Year called to bar: 1986 (ON)
Graham has extensive domestic and international experience advising corporations and financial institutions on mergers & acquisitions, joint ventures, corporate finance, and commercial law matters. He acts as counsel to numerous foreign entities, entrepreneurs, and corporate investors in a variety of industries. As part of his private equity practice, Graham is routinely involved in acting for bidders and sellers in both auction and conventional purchase and sale transactions. Graham's expertise also includes a wide-ranging exposure to numerous negotiations, agreements, and strategic problem-solving in the downstream oil & gas industry and divestment work in relation to regulatory requirements, effectively completing complex transactions.
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On Nov. 19, Nasdaq and Verafin announced they have entered into a definitive agreement through which Nasdaq will acquire Verafin for US$2.75 billion
On December 2, 2016, DP World Limited (DP World) entered into a joint venture with Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ) to create an investment platform focused on investing in ports and terminals globally (excluding the UAE).
On December 3, 2015, Bruce Power L.P. (Bruce Power) and the Independent Electricity System Operator (the IESO) entered into the Amended and Restated Bruce Power Refurbishment Implementation Agreement (the ARBPRIA) to extend the operating life of the Bruce Power facility to 2064.
On July 10, 2015, Holcim Ltd and Lafarge S.A. completed their global merger and launched LafargeHolcim, a world leader in the building materials industry. The new LafargeHolcim shares will be traded on the SIX Swiss Exchange as well as the Euronext in Paris. In April 2014 both companies had announced their intention to merge. All relevant anti-trust approvals were received within the expected timeframe following a proactive dialogue with the respective authorities in Canada and elsewhere.
Parkland Fuel Corporation, one of North America’s fastest growing distributors and marketers of fuel and lubricants, completed its acquisition of the assets of fellow retail fuel marketer, Pioneer Energy LP on June 25, 2015.
On July 31, 2015, CRH plc completed its acquisition of certain assets from LafargeHolcim, for an enterprise value of €6.5 billion.