100 King St W, Suite 3400, 1 First Canadian Pl, PO Box 130, Toronto, ON
Year called to bar: 1999 (ON)
Linda Misetich Dann practises securities and corporate law with a focus on corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions and transactional work in the mining sector. She represents a broad range of clients, including issuers and investment dealers in connection with public financings, private placements, takeover bids, plan of arrangements and restructurings. Linda has also assisted clients in successfully negotiating and structuring a wide range of transactions, including asset and share acquisitions, joint ventures, strategic alliances and corporate reorganizations. Linda also regularly provides advice on general corporate and continuous disclosure obligations and other regulatory compliance matters and has extensive experience negotiating securities and other business agreements. Linda is Lead Director of the firm's board of directors and is the head of the Toronto Corporate Department. She has been recognized by Chambers Canada – Energy & Natural Resources, The Legal 500 Canada – Energy and Natural Resources, Mining, Capital Markets, Corporate M&A and The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory – Mining and M&A.
On December 14, 2017, Mountain Province Diamonds Inc. completed its $325-million notes offering and $50-million revolving credit agreement. The Notes were guaranteed by each of the company’s subsidiaries and were secured on a second-priority basis by substantially all of the company’s assets, including the company’s 49-per-cent participating interest in the joint venture related to the Gahcho Kué diamond mine.
On July 31, 2017, Osisko Gold Royalties Ltd (Osisko) completed the acquisition of a high-quality precious metals portfolio of assets consisting of 74 royalties, streams and precious metal offtakes from Orion Mine Finance Group (Orion) in exchange for total consideration of $1.125 billion, consisting of $675 million cash and the issuance of 30,906,594 shares of Osisko.
On February 28, 2017, Osisko Mining Inc. (Osisko Mining) completed concurrent “bought deal” private placement financings of (i) 15,325,000 units of Osisko Mining (each comprised of one common share and one warrant) at a price of $3.40 per unit for aggregate gross proceeds of around $52 million (the Unit Offering), and (ii) 5,450,000 flow-through common shares of Osisko Mining at a price of $5.52 per flow-through shares for aggregate gross proceeds of approximately $30 million (the FT Offering).