First Quality Enterprises LLC

First Quality Enterprises in its acquisition of Domtar’s Pulp and Paper Mill in Dryden, Ontario


First Quality Enterprises LLC




Mergers and Acquisitions

Date Closed

July 2023


Retail and Consumer Products

Lead Office



On July 31, 2023, First Quality Enterprises completed its previously announced acquisition of Domtar Corporation’s pulp mill located in Dryden, Ontario, Canada.

Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP advised First Quality Enterprises with a team led by Manny Pressman and  Brian Gray and including Emery White and Aliza Zigler (Corporate), Shuli Rodal (Competition), Damian Rigolo and Irmak Aydemir (Employment), Andrea Boctor and Omar Sunderji (Pensions & Benefits), Richard King, Jennifer Fairfax, Ankita Gupta, Viktor Nikolov, Cole Tavener and Zander McGillivray (Environmental/Forestry/First Nations), Savvas Kotsopoulos and Gobind Ahuja (Real Estate), Drew Morier, Alan Kenigsberg  and James Chang (Tax), Marta Rochkin (Financial Services), Richard Wong, Jacob Sadikman and Sam Muise (Construction & Infrastructure), Sam Ip and Katherine Rusk (Technology) and Sean Sutherland (Litigation).