520 3rd Ave SW, Suite 1900, Centennial Place, East Tower, Calgary, AB
Year called to bar: 1992 (AB)
Partner in BLG's Securities and Capital Markets Group. Former Chair of the Partnership Board, the firm's highest governing body, the first woman at BLG to hold the position. Regional Group Manager for the Corporate & Capital Markets Group in Calgary, past Chair of the firm's Audit Committee, and was a member of the Partnership Board for six years. Practises securities and corporate law with a focus on securities, corporate finance, and commercial transactions. She primarily represents corporate clients on securities and corporate matters, including mergers & acquisitions, going public in Canada, and financings by way of prospectus and private placement offerings. She regularly advises boards of directors and committees of public and private companies. She has also been involved in providing expertise on corporate governance and continuous disclosure for numerous companies listed on both the TSX Venture Exchange and the TSX. LLB from the University of Toronto and Bachelor of Commerce from University of Saskatchewan. Called to the Alberta Bar in 1992. Recipient of the Women's Executive Network (WXN) 2017 Canada's Most Powerful Women: Top 100 Award. Recognized in the current edition of The Best Lawyers in Canada.
On April 22, 2015, Petra Petroleum Inc, (Petra) completed the acquisition of all of the outstanding shares of Mitra Energy Limited, a private Bermuda incorporated company. The transaction constituted a reverse takeover transaction of Petra Petroleum Inc. pursuant to TSX Venture Exchange Policies.