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Year called to bar: 1996 (BC); 1999 (AB)
Mike Theroux is co-Head of the firm's Commercial Litigation practice group and carries on a practice involving complex commercial litigation and arbitration matters, with a focus on energy industry disputes. He resolves disputes through both trials and arbitrations (domestic and international). Mike has broad energy industry experience including disputes involving oil sands and LNG projects in western Canada and major offshore oil and gas projects. Mike also has significant experience in securities litigation including shareholder disputes, contested Plans of Arrangement involving the right of shareholders to vote on arrangements, the oppression remedy, and other complex securities litigation matters. Mike's practice also involves appeals from, and judicial review of, decisions of regulatory tribunals.
On December 6, 2016, Alberta Oilsands Inc. (“AOS”) acquired all of the issued and outstanding common shares of Marquee Energy Ltd. (“Old Marquee”) pursuant to a statutory plan of arrangement under the Alberta Business Corporations Act (“ABCA”) involving AOS, Old Marquee and the holders of common shares of Old Marquee (the “Arrangement”) in accordance with the terms and subject to the conditions of an arrangement agreement dated August 19, 2016, as amended October 11, 2016 (as amended, the “Arrangement Agreement”).