Two Davies Partners Listed in Who’s Who Legal: Project Finance 2018

Davies partners Carol Pennycook and Nick Williams have been recognized as global leaders in Project Finance by Who’s Who Legal 2018.

Davies’ Project Finance practice is widely acknowledged for its expertise across sectors, both in Canada and internationally. Our lawyers recently acted in the ConRAC project, part of the modernization program at LAX to prepare for the 2024 Summer Olympic Games. They also acted for the Independent Electricity System Operator in its landmark amended agreement with Bruce Power for the refurbishment of six nuclear units at the Tiverton-based nuclear generation station, the world’s largest operating nuclear facility.

Published since 1996, Who’s Who Legal identifies the world’s foremost legal practitioners in business law on the basis of comprehensive, independent research. The 2018 Project Finance list profiles 642 leading practitioners from 80 different countries.


Increase of Transfer Duties in Montréal

Dec. 17, 2019 - The City of Montréal has adopted a bylaw that will increase the transfer duties payable in Montréal for transactions exceeding $2 million, starting on January 1, 2020. The City is adding a new bracket for the basis of imposition for transfers of immovables exceeding $2 million and has set the marginal...