Tim Phillips
Associate | Toronto
Toronto: 416-863-3842

Tim's practice is focused on capital markets transactions and securities regulatory matters, including public and private debt and equity offerings and advising a wide range of market participants, including issuers, underwriters, dealers, trade associations and alternative trading systems, on Canadian capital markets and derivatives regulation and compliance issues.

Prior to joining Blakes, Tim practiced in the New York office of a leading New York-based international law firm.

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Representative matters include acting on behalf of and advising:

  • The underwriters in connection with the C$1.8-billion initial public offering of common shares of Hydro One Limited and subsequent follow on offerings

  • Lundin Petroleum AB, a Swedish oil and gas company, in connection with the cross-border spin-off and TSX listing of its Canadian subsidiary, International Petroleum Corporation

  • The underwriters in connection with various high-yield debt offerings, including offerings by DHX Media, Delphi Energy Corp. and Manitok Energy Inc.

  • A major U.S. financial institution in connection with C$1.4-billion of maple bond offerings and numerous other private placements of debt and preferred stock in Canada

  • A senior U.S. public issuer in connection with its C$750-million maple bond offering

  • Clearinghouses, trade associations and various other U.S., Canadian and international market participants in connection with OTC derivatives margin regulation and other Canadian derivatives regulatory reform initiatives

  • Pattern Energy Group Inc. in a public offering of class A common shares in the U.S. and Canada under the "northbound" MJDS raising proceeds of over US$260-million

  • Pet Valu, a portfolio company of Roark Capital, in connection with its acquisition of Pet Supermarket

  • H.I.G. Capital in connection with its acquisition of Dominion Colour Corporation

  • MCAP Commercial LP in connection with its offerings of senior secured notes

PUBLICATIONS
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Blakes Bulletin on Capital Markets, February 25, 2016.
Co-author: Regulation A+ from a Canadian Perspective
The Review of Securities & Commodities Regulation, Vol. 48, No. 17, RSCR Publications, October 7, 2015.
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