Vladimir Cvijetinovic
Associate | Vancouver
Vancouver: 604-631-3346

Vlada practises in the area of corporate and securities law. His primary focus is on capital market transactions and business law matters, including equity and debt financings, initial public offerings and mergers and acquisitions. He also provides ongoing advice to public and private companies regarding corporate governance, continuous disclosure obligations, and various other corporate and securities law compliance matters.


Examples of recent transactions include acting for:

Corporate Finance

  • Ero Copper Corp. in connection with its C$127-million initial public offering

  • The underwriters in connection with an aggregate of approximately C$38-million public and private offering by Sabina Gold & Silver Corp.

  • Cardiome Pharma Corp. in connection with its US$34.5-million public offering of common shares

  • TransCanada PipeLines Limited on an aggregate of US$5-billion of senior notes offerings, C$1.5-billion of medium term notes offerings and a novel US$750-million hybrid trust note offering

  • TransCanada Corporation on an aggregate of C$1.2-billion of preferred shares offerings and its C$4.4-billion offering of subscription receipts, the largest bought deal offering in Canadian history

  • Pembina Pipeline Corporation on over C$2.5-billion of financing transactions comprised of offerings of C$625-million of preferred shares in aggregate, offerings of C$700-million of common shares in aggregate and offerings of C$1.2-billion of medium term notes in aggregate

  • WestJet Airlines Ltd. on its private placement offering of C$400-million of senior notes

 Mergers & Acquisitions

  • Washington Companies in connection with its C$1.5-billion acquisition of Dominion Diamond Corporation

  • Agrium Inc. on its US$38-billion merger of equals with Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc.

  • Trinidad Drilling Ltd. on its C$505-million acquisition of CanElson Drilling Inc.

  • Pembina Pipeline Corporation on its US$650-million purchase of the Alberta Vantage pipeline and an interest in Mistral Midstream's Saskatchewan ethane extraction plant

  • CanEra Energy Corp. on its C$1.1-billion acquisition by Crescent Point Energy Corp.

 Corporate Governance

  • Agrium Inc., in its proxy contest with dissident shareholder, JANA Partners LLC

  • Various private companies in connection with shareholder meetings and shareholder activism

General Corporate

  • Various private corporations in connection with restructuring transactions, including amalgamations and plans of arrangement