855 2nd St SW, Suite 4500, Bankers Hall E, Calgary, AB
Year called to bar: 1998 (AB); 2003 (ON)
Kenton Rein advises clients on matters relating to financial services, project finance, restructuring and mergers and acquisitions. His experience spans numerous industries, including agriculture, oil and gas, mining, and aviation. Financial institutions and borrowers call on Kenton to assist with cross-border financial services transactions. Purchasers and vendors seek his advice on M&A transactions. Kenton has been an adjunct professor in the MBA Program at the John Molson School of Business at Concordia University and at Queen’s Law School for Advanced Corporate Law. Kenton has been recognized by The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory in the area of Asset Equipment Finance/Leasing and in Aviation, IFLR 100 in Mergers & Acquisitions, Legal 500 Canada in Infrastructure and Projects and Transport: Aviation and in Who's Who Canada and Who's Who Legal for Aviation.
On March 20, 2018, investment funds managed by Morgan Stanley Energy Partners (collectively, MSEP) completed an investment in Specialized Desanders Inc. (SDI), an oilfield equipment and services company.
On August 31, 2017, AGT Food and Ingredients Inc. (AGT) and Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited, through certain subsidiaries (collectively, Fairfax) closed their previously announced transaction, pursuant to which Fairfax agreed to invest $190 million in AGT in exchange for the issuance by AGT of 5.375-per-cent interest-bearing securities and common share purchase warrants.