Greg Turnbull, QC is a Strategic Advisor and former partner in our Business Law Group in Calgary. Throughout his career, he has dealt with all aspects of a public company’s creation, growth, change and value maximization. He has extensive experience in corporate finance and securities transactions, including public and private share and debt financings, takeover bids, initial public offerings, business combinations and international stock exchange listings. He provides advice to clients in the oil and gas, power and cannabis industries on various corporate finance transactions and has been actively involved in the initial public offerings of more than 40 companies. He has acted as a director or officer for more than 35.
Greg has extensive knowledge of corporate governance issues. He acts as counsel to many boards of directors and special committees in change of control transactions, such as takeover bids (both friendly and hostile), amalgamations, plans of arrangement, asset dispositions, significant equity infusions and restructuring scenarios. Greg also served as an independent chair of contested shareholder meetings.
Greg advises underwriters and investment dealers on a broad range of matters, including financings, takeover bids, corporate assignments and internal regulatory matters.
Greg negotiates and documents numerous complex transactions for both public and private companies, including asset and share transactions, corporate reorganizations, leveraged buyouts, debt financings and various other tax motivated transactions.
Greg has significant experience in international ventures and has been involved in projects in Uganda, Nigeria, Iraq, Egypt, Poland, Germany, Myanmar and Cambodia. He has also assisted companies getting listed in London and Hong Kong.
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