Osler recognized by inaugural IFLR1000 Canada Awards

Emmanuel Pressman

Jun 11, 2020

Osler is proud to be recognized by the inaugural International Financial Law Review (IFLR) Canada Awards. The awards honour the top firms, teams, lawyers and most innovative transactions of the year in their respective markets.

The following transactions received “Deal of the Year” awards:

Osler acted as counsel to the syndicate of lenders in connection with the $1.9 billion Wataynikaneyap Power Transmission Project.

Osler advised Deloitte Restructuring Inc. in the CCAA proceedings of Stornoway Diamond Corporation and affiliated entities.

Osler acted for Constellation Brands in connection with Canopy Growth’s right to acquire Acreage Holdings.

Osler advised Ventas in its acquisition of a high-quality Canadian seniors housing portfolio valued at $2.4 billion in partnership with Le Groupe Maurice.

Additionally, Osler partner and Chair of the Corporate Group, Emmanuel Pressman, was recognized as “M&A Lawyer of the Year.” Osler also congratulates our Financial Services team on its recognition as “Canada Banking and Finance Team of the Year.” 

IFLR, a global publication, has been a trusted source for providing deal analysis, expert opinions and best practices in financial markets law to in-house counsel and practitioners since 1982. Well known for rewarding legal innovation, IFLR hosts annual awards ceremonies in London, New York, Hong Kong and Dubai, which recognize the best work in both private practice and in-house departments.

For more information, visit IFLR’s website.