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Year called to bar: 2006 (BC)
Troy is a partner who practises in the areas of corporate finance, mergers & acquisitions, private equity, and technology law at Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP. He regularly advises private equity and venture capital firms, strategic investors, sovereign wealth funds, and high-growth and public technology companies. He has extensive experience in domestic and cross-border investments, negotiated transactions, and complex commercial arrangements relating to clean technology, information technology, wireless technology, financial services, apparel, consumer products, and retail. Troy is an adjunct professor in the Faculty of Law at the University of Victoria, teaching an advanced transactions course.
On February 28, 2019, Tilray, Inc. (“Tilray”), a global leader in cannabis research, cultivation, production and distribution, acquired through a subsidiary all of the issued and outstanding securities of FHF Holdings Ltd. (doing business as “Manitoba Harvest”) from Compass Group Diversified Holdings, LLC (“Compass”) and other shareholders of Manitoba Harvest, by way of a plan of arrangement pursuant to the Business Corporation Act (British Columbia).
On October 17, 2017, Coeur Mining, Inc. (Coeur), a public gold and silver company listed on the New York Stock Exchange acquired all of the outstanding shares of JDS Silver Holdings Ltd. (JDS Silver), a private British Columbia silver mining company, for aggregate consideration of up to US$250 million pursuant to a plan of arrangement.