550 Burrard St, Suite 2300, Bentall 5, PO Box 30, Vancouver, BC
Year called to bar: 1981 (BC)
Peter Fairey, QC is a senior partner in the Gowling WLG’s Vancouver Business Law Group. He brings 40 years’ experience in corporate/commercial transactions — as well as a general knowledge of tax, securities, trusts, and immigration law — to the services he provides. Peter acts on behalf of clients in a wide range of industries including P3, life sciences, entertainment, publishing, IT, and alternative energy. He works with international clients, a number from the US and China in particular, and he also advises First Nation businesses. His experience includes the acquisition, disposition, and financing of operating businesses; trans-border issues; private placements and innovative financings; governance and ownership structuring and dispute resolution; over 35 major public–private partnership projects; and establishing funds for the government of BC and institutional investors. Peter is a past Chair of the CLE Society of BC and a past governor of the Law Foundation of BC. He is a regular instructor and author on business law subjects, including not-for-profit law, an area in which he has considerable involvement. He was appointed Queen’s Counsel in 2016. He has been recognized in both The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory and The Best Lawyers in Canada for several years.
On June 21, 2016, the City of Winnipeg signed a project agreement with Plenary Roads Winnipeg Transitway LP to design, build, finance, (operate) and maintain the City of Winnipeg’s Southwest Rapid Transitway (Stage 2) and Pembina Highway Underpass project, with PCL Constructors Canada Inc. providing construction services.
On March 27, 2015, Halton Healthcare Services Corporation and Infrastructure Ontario reached Financial Close with Plenary Health Milton LP (Project Co) to design, build, finance and maintain the Milton District Hospital Redevelopment Project (the Project), located in Milton, Ontario. PCL Constructors Canada Inc. is acting as the Construction Contractor and Johnson Controls Canada LP is acting as the Service Provider for the Project.
William Osler Health System and Infrastructure Ontario reached Financial Close with Plenary Health Peel LP, an affiliate of Plenary Group (Canada) Ltd., to design, build, finance and maintain the new Peel Memorial Centre for Integrated Health and Wellness, located in downtown Brampton.