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Genevieve Pinto

TITLE

Partner

AREA OF EXPERTISE

Private Equity
Public Companies
Public M&A

OFFICE

Vancouver

DIRECT LINE

604-643-7946

E-MAIL

gpinto@mccarthy.ca

V-CARD

LAW SCHOOL

University of British Columbia

BAR ADMISSION

British Columbia, 2006




Biography

Genevieve Pinto is a partner in our Business Law Group in Vancouver. Her practice is primarily focused on corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions, securities, regulation and corporate governance matters.

Ms. Pinto represents clients in a wide variety of industries, including mining, technology, forestry, real estate and retail.

Ms. Pinto’s experience involves acting for public and private companies and underwriters in Canadian and cross border securities offerings and advising clients on mergers and acquisitions, take-over bids, joint ventures, general corporate matters, corporate governance issues and public company compliance and disclosure obligations.

Representative transactions on which Ms. Pinto has advised include:

  • Acquisition by Interfor Corporation of Tolleson Lumber;
  • Sale of BC Biomedical Laboratories to LifeLabs Medical Laboratory Services;
  • TD Securities-led underwriting syndicate in Gateway Casino’s $200 million high-yield bond offering;
  • Interfor Corporation’s $75 million bought deal offering;
  • Acquisition of Neo Materials Technologies Inc. by Molycorp Minerals by plan of arrangement;
  • Acquisition by Rio Tinto plc of Hathor Exploration Limited by way of take-over bid;
  • $300 million initial public offering of Whistler Blackcomb Holdings Inc. and acquisition of Whistler Blackcomb assets from Intrawest ULC; and
  • $550 million senior Notes offering by North American real estate developer.

Ms. Pinto serves on the board of the YWCA Metro Vancouver.

Ms. Pinto is a member of the Association for Corporate Growth, the Association of Women in Finance, the Vancouver Board of Trade, the Institute of Corporate Directors, the Association for Mineral Exploration British Columbia and Women in Capital Markets

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