Anne Madden

Associate

Anne Madden

Anne Madden

Associate

Expertise
Bar Admissions
  • Ontario, 2016

Anne is developing a diverse corporate practice.

She has acted for clients on a variety of corporate transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, public-private partnerships, public offerings, private placements, private equity transactions and credit facility financings.

Anne has also assisted boards of directors and special committees with their corporate governance matters.

Anne Madden

Associate

Anne is developing a diverse corporate practice.

She has acted for clients on a variety of corporate transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, public-private partnerships, public offerings, private placements, private equity transactions and credit facility financings.

Anne has also assisted boards of directors and special committees with their corporate governance matters.

National Bank of Canada

Acted for National Bank of Canada in a $80-million secured capital call loan made available to a fintech venture fund focused on investments in the global financial technology sector.

Arizona Mining Inc.

Acted for Arizona Mining Inc. in its sale to South32 Limited in an all-cash transaction valuing Arizona Mining at approximately $2.1 billion, by plan of arrangement.

Fulcrum Capital Partners

Acted for Fulcrum Capital Partners in its equity investment in and related financing of Accucam Machining, a Canada-based supplier of steel parts to heavy original equipment manufacturers in material handling, agricultural and construction industries around the world.

Brio Gold Inc.

Acted for Brio Gold Inc. in the US$264-million unsolicited takeover bid by Leagold Mining Corporation for all of the issued and outstanding shares of Brio Gold.

Apollo Global Management, LLC

Acted as Canadian counsel to Apollo Global Management, LLC in its $305-million acquisition of the Qdoba restaurant franchise from Jack in the Box Inc.

Ironbridge Equity Partners

Acted for Ironbridge Equity Partners on the acquisition and related financing of Midland Appliance, a leading seller of premium home appliances, based in Western Canada.

INNOVA Gaming Group Inc.

Acted for Special Committee of the Board of Directors of INNOVA Gaming Group Inc. in the unsolicited takeover by Pollard Banknote Limited of all of the outstanding common shares of INNOVA.

Plenary Health Phase 1C LP

Acted as lead transaction counsel for Plenary Health Phase 1C LP in connection with its approximately $685-million fixed-price contract to design, build, finance and maintain the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) Phase 1C redevelopment project in Toronto, Ontario. The redevelopment project will see the construction of approximately 655,000 square feet of new build space contained in two modern buildings along Queen Street West in Toronto. The project is expected to achieve a Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Gold certification for design excellence and sustainability.

Northleaf Capital Partners

Acted for Northleaf Capital Partners in connection with the establishment of a US$1.4-billion Northleaf global private credit program and Northleaf's related acquisition, through a new Northleaf-managed investment fund, of a 16% equity stake in Antares Holdings from CPPIB Credit Investments Inc.

Manufacturers Life Insurance Company

Acted for the Manufacturers Life Insurance Company in connection with the term project financing of the BeamLight Solar Project, a 10-MW ground-mount solar project located in Georgina, Ontario, which had been awarded a 20-year power purchase contract under Ontario's Feed-in Tariff Program.

Manufacturers Life Insurance Company

Acted for the Manufacturers Life Insurance Company in connection with the term project financing of the Alfred Solar Project, a 10-MW ground-mount solar project located in Alfred and Plantagenet, Ontario, which had been awarded a 20-year power purchase contract under Ontario's Feed-in Tariff Program.

BMO Nesbitt Burns and RBC Dominion Securities

Acted for a syndicate of underwriters led by BMO Nesbitt Burns and RBC Dominion Securities in connection with a $350-million public offering of senior medium-term notes of 407 International Inc.

Schlumberger Limited

Acted for Schlumberger Limited in connection with its $205-million purchase of the XSR Coiled Tubing Services division of Xtreme Drilling and Coil Services Corp.

Etobicoke Healthcare Partnership LP (Axium Infrastructure Inc. and DIF Management Canada Ltd.)

Acted as lead transaction counsel for Etobicoke Healthcare Partnership LP (EHP) in its winning bid for the approximately $330-million design, build, finance, operation and maintenance of the Etobicoke General Hospital Phase 1 Patient Tower Project. Funds managed by Axium Infrastructure Inc. and DIF Management Canada Ltd. are equity sponsors of EHP. Davies role included the negotiation of the project documents with Infrastructure Ontario and William Osler Health System, the design-build documentation with the construction contractor, the operation and maintenance documentation with the service provider and the financing agreements with the lenders, as well as the shareholder arrangements between the equity investors.

Xplornet Communications Inc.

Acted for Xplornet Communications Inc. in connection with its $9.1-million acquisition of Platinum Communications Corp.

Merrill Lynch Canada Inc., BMO Nesbitt Burns Inc. and RBC Dominion Securities Inc.

Acted for Merrill Lynch Canada Inc., BMO Nesbitt Burns Inc. and RBC Dominion Securities Inc. in connection with the $900-million private placement of senior unsecured notes issued by Molson Coors International LP.

Manulife Financial Corporation

Acted for the Manufacturers Life Insurance Company in connection with the establishment of a $50-million multi-tranche term credit facility to finance the construction and long-term operations of the Rural Energy Solar Portfolio, which consists of 10 photovoltaic ground-mount solar projects located in Temiskaming, New Liskeard and Kingston, Ontario, and is owned by Rural Energy Limited Partnership.

Enerflex Ltd.

Acted for Enerflex Ltd. in connection with the negotiation and establishment of a $675-million credit facility for the acquisition of gas compression assets.

Bar Admissions

Ontario, 2016

Education

University of Toronto, JD, 2015
York University, BCom (Hons) (Summa Cum Laude), 2012

Anne is developing a diverse corporate practice.

She has acted for clients on a variety of corporate transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, public-private partnerships, public offerings, private placements, private equity transactions and credit facility financings.

Anne has also assisted boards of directors and special committees with their corporate governance matters.

National Bank of Canada

Acted for National Bank of Canada in a $80-million secured capital call loan made available to a fintech venture fund focused on investments in the global financial technology sector.

Arizona Mining Inc.

Acted for Arizona Mining Inc. in its sale to South32 Limited in an all-cash transaction valuing Arizona Mining at approximately $2.1 billion, by plan of arrangement.

Fulcrum Capital Partners

Acted for Fulcrum Capital Partners in its equity investment in and related financing of Accucam Machining, a Canada-based supplier of steel parts to heavy original equipment manufacturers in material handling, agricultural and construction industries around the world.

Brio Gold Inc.

Acted for Brio Gold Inc. in the US$264-million unsolicited takeover bid by Leagold Mining Corporation for all of the issued and outstanding shares of Brio Gold.

Apollo Global Management, LLC

Acted as Canadian counsel to Apollo Global Management, LLC in its $305-million acquisition of the Qdoba restaurant franchise from Jack in the Box Inc.

Ironbridge Equity Partners

Acted for Ironbridge Equity Partners on the acquisition and related financing of Midland Appliance, a leading seller of premium home appliances, based in Western Canada.

INNOVA Gaming Group Inc.

Acted for Special Committee of the Board of Directors of INNOVA Gaming Group Inc. in the unsolicited takeover by Pollard Banknote Limited of all of the outstanding common shares of INNOVA.

Plenary Health Phase 1C LP

Acted as lead transaction counsel for Plenary Health Phase 1C LP in connection with its approximately $685-million fixed-price contract to design, build, finance and maintain the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) Phase 1C redevelopment project in Toronto, Ontario. The redevelopment project will see the construction of approximately 655,000 square feet of new build space contained in two modern buildings along Queen Street West in Toronto. The project is expected to achieve a Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Gold certification for design excellence and sustainability.

Northleaf Capital Partners

Acted for Northleaf Capital Partners in connection with the establishment of a US$1.4-billion Northleaf global private credit program and Northleaf's related acquisition, through a new Northleaf-managed investment fund, of a 16% equity stake in Antares Holdings from CPPIB Credit Investments Inc.

Manufacturers Life Insurance Company

Acted for the Manufacturers Life Insurance Company in connection with the term project financing of the BeamLight Solar Project, a 10-MW ground-mount solar project located in Georgina, Ontario, which had been awarded a 20-year power purchase contract under Ontario's Feed-in Tariff Program.

Manufacturers Life Insurance Company

Acted for the Manufacturers Life Insurance Company in connection with the term project financing of the Alfred Solar Project, a 10-MW ground-mount solar project located in Alfred and Plantagenet, Ontario, which had been awarded a 20-year power purchase contract under Ontario's Feed-in Tariff Program.

BMO Nesbitt Burns and RBC Dominion Securities

Acted for a syndicate of underwriters led by BMO Nesbitt Burns and RBC Dominion Securities in connection with a $350-million public offering of senior medium-term notes of 407 International Inc.

Schlumberger Limited

Acted for Schlumberger Limited in connection with its $205-million purchase of the XSR Coiled Tubing Services division of Xtreme Drilling and Coil Services Corp.

Etobicoke Healthcare Partnership LP (Axium Infrastructure Inc. and DIF Management Canada Ltd.)

Acted as lead transaction counsel for Etobicoke Healthcare Partnership LP (EHP) in its winning bid for the approximately $330-million design, build, finance, operation and maintenance of the Etobicoke General Hospital Phase 1 Patient Tower Project. Funds managed by Axium Infrastructure Inc. and DIF Management Canada Ltd. are equity sponsors of EHP. Davies role included the negotiation of the project documents with Infrastructure Ontario and William Osler Health System, the design-build documentation with the construction contractor, the operation and maintenance documentation with the service provider and the financing agreements with the lenders, as well as the shareholder arrangements between the equity investors.

Xplornet Communications Inc.

Acted for Xplornet Communications Inc. in connection with its $9.1-million acquisition of Platinum Communications Corp.

Merrill Lynch Canada Inc., BMO Nesbitt Burns Inc. and RBC Dominion Securities Inc.

Acted for Merrill Lynch Canada Inc., BMO Nesbitt Burns Inc. and RBC Dominion Securities Inc. in connection with the $900-million private placement of senior unsecured notes issued by Molson Coors International LP.

Manulife Financial Corporation

Acted for the Manufacturers Life Insurance Company in connection with the establishment of a $50-million multi-tranche term credit facility to finance the construction and long-term operations of the Rural Energy Solar Portfolio, which consists of 10 photovoltaic ground-mount solar projects located in Temiskaming, New Liskeard and Kingston, Ontario, and is owned by Rural Energy Limited Partnership.

Enerflex Ltd.

Acted for Enerflex Ltd. in connection with the negotiation and establishment of a $675-million credit facility for the acquisition of gas compression assets.

Bar Admissions

Ontario, 2016

Education

University of Toronto, JD, 2015
York University, BCom (Hons) (Summa Cum Laude), 2012