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Stikeman adds partner to Calgary capital markets, M&A groups

Wednesday, May 15, 2019 @ 12:55 PM | By John Chunn

Stikeman Elliott announced that Sony Gill has joined the firm as a partner in its capital markets and mergers and acquisitions (M&A) groups in its Calgary office.

According to the firm's press release, Gill is a respected and well-recognized lawyer, whose practice focuses on public and private company creation, growth, restructuring and value maximization.

“We are thrilled to welcome Sony to Stikeman Elliott,” said Calgary office managing partner Chrysten Perry. “His experience will provide even greater depth to our already very strong corporate practice, including in the areas of corporate finance, securities and M&A. With the addition of Sony to our team, we are extremely well-positioned to participate in the highest level of complex transactions across all sectors of the industry, specifically in the mid-market energy and agribusiness sectors.”

Gill has extensive experience in the negotiation, structuring and completion of a broad range of corporate finance, securities, and M&A transactions, including public and private debt and equity financings, recapitalizations, restructurings, takeover bids, reverse takeovers, asset acquisitions and divestitures, share purchases and dispositions, plans of arrangement, spin-outs and other forms of business combinations and corporate activity.