Philip has a practical focus on business transactions as a result of a background in engineering. Philip is approaching 20 years in practicing both acquisition and sale transactions and in countless finance transactions including project finance, acquisition finance and equity investments (private placements). Active clients include business owners, developers, lenders and First Nations; such clients are focused on electricity, oil & gas, construction, manufacturing and craft brewing. In addition, Philip has provided legal to seven operational run-of-river and wind facilities which collectively represent expenditures of over $600 million and has assisted in dozens of development projects. Philip previously practiced at a national firm in Calgary focused on finance and mergers & acquisitions.
“Legal Issues in Acquisitions and Acquisition Financing”; NAI Commercial, November 2016
“Legal Issues of Project Finance and Acquisition Finance”; Small Hydro Canada 2014 Conference – Western Summit, April 2014
“Legal Issues in the Exit”; Surrey Board of Trade and Association of Corporate Growth – Financing, Buying and Selling Businesses, November 2012