Osler is representing South32 in connection with its announced acquisition of Arizona Mining in an all-cash transaction valued at C$2.1 billion. Completion of the transaction, which is expected to occur in the third quarter of this year, is subject to customary conditions, including shareholder approval and court approval.
South32 is a globally diversified mining and metals company with high quality operations in Australia, Southern Africa and South America.
Arizona Mining is a mineral exploration and development company focused on the exploration and development of its 100 per cent owned zinc-lead-silver Hermosa Project located in Santa Cruz County, Arizona.
The Osler team includes Alan Hutchison, Manny Pressman, Alex Gorka, Patrick Sullivan (M&A); Firoz Ahmed, Paul Seraganian, Drew Morier, Taylor Cao, Ramin Wright (Tax); Martha Martindale (Financing); Lynne Lacoursiere, Shaun Parker (Executive Compensation); Michelle Lally (Regulatory).