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Mark Wheeler

Associé

Toronto
MWheeler@blg.com
416.350.3501

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Mark advises on all aspects of securities and corporate finance, mergers & acquisitions, corporate law, corporate governance and continuous disclosure, with a particular focus on the mining industry. Mark’s clients include public and private companies, boards of directors, special committees and underwriters.
Mark is the Toronto regional leader for our Mining Focus Group.

Experience

  • Represented Dominion Diamond Corp. in connection with its acquisition of the Ekati diamond mine from BHP Billiton Canada Inc. for an aggregate purchase price of US$500M.
  • Represented Energy Fuels Inc. in connection with its acquisition of the U.S. uranium production assets of Denison Mining, by way of a plan of arrangement with a transaction value of $105M.
  • Represented Energy Fuels Inc. in connection with a bought deal prospectus offering of convertible, floating-rate, unsecured debentures for gross proceeds of $22M.
  • Represented New Dawn Mining Corp. in connection with its initial public offering and concurrent listing on the Toronto Stock Exchange.
  • Represented Frontera Copper Corp. in connection with its initial public offering of common shares and warrants and concurrent listing on the Toronto Stock Exchange.
  • Represented Frontera Copper Corp. in connection with two successive prospectus offerings of senior unsecured notes to raise gross proceeds of approximately $90M.
  • Represented Energy Fuels Inc. in connection with its acquisitions by way of plan of arrangement of Titan Uranium Inc. and Magnum Uranium Corp.
  • Represented Frontera Copper Corp. in connection with a hostile takeover bid by Invecture Group, S.A. de C.V.
  • Represented PhosCan Chemical Corp. in connection with its acquisition by way of plan of arrangement of Baltic Resources Ltd. in a share exchange valued at approximately $42.5M.

Awards & Recognitions

  • Selected by peers for inclusion in the 2021 edition (and since 2013) of The Best Lawyers in Canada® (Natural Resources Law) and in the 2021 edition (Mining Law)
  • Recognized in the 2019 edition of The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory (Mining)
  • Selected for inclusion in the 2019 (and since 2013) editions of The Best Lawyers in Canada® (Natural Resources Law)

Bar Admission & Education

  • Ontario, 1983
  • LLB, Université de Toronto, 1981