Ha is developing a broad corporate practice.
She has assisted clients on a range of transactions, including private and public mergers and acquisitions, banking, securities offerings, corporate governance and other corporate matters.
Acted for SunOpta Inc. in connection with a US$60-million equity investment by related party Oaktree Capital Management, L.P. and activist shareholder Engaged Capital, LLC in preferred shares of a SunOpta subsidiary exchangeable into common shares of the public parent company and voting on an as-exchanged basis.
Acted for Google LLC in its acquisition of North Inc., a pioneer in human computer interfaces and smart glasses.
New Gold Inc.
Acted for New Gold Inc. in its sale of the Blackwater Project in British Columbia to Artemis Gold Inc. for $210-million and an 8% gold stream.
Acted as lead transaction and tax counsel to Apotex Inc. and ApoPharma USA Inc. on the sale of the ApoPharma business, including the global rights to Deferiprone, an iron chelator used to treat iron overload conditions resulting from blood transfusions, to Chiesi Farmaceutici S.p.A.
Acted for Digital Colony, the global digital infrastructure investment platform of Colony Capital, Inc., in its acquisition (and related bank financing) of Beanfield Technologies Inc., an independent bandwidth infrastructure provider serving the enterprise, carrier and multi-dwelling unit markets in Toronto and Montréal over its owned fibre network.
BMO Nesbitt Burns Inc. and RBC Dominion Securities Inc.
Acted for a syndicate of dealers co-led by BMO Nesbitt Burns Inc. and RBC Dominion Securities Inc. in the filing of a renewal base shelf prospectus for the offering of up to $1.6 billion in medium term notes by 407 International Inc.
Acted for Enercare Inc., one of North America's largest home and commercial services and energy solutions companies, in its $4.3-billion sale to Brookfield Infrastructure and its institutional partners by way of plan of arrangement.
Blackstone Tactical Opportunities
Acted for Blackstone Tactical Opportunities, a fund managed by Blackstone, in its acquisition of a majority stake in TITUS Inc., an Ottawa-based leading provider of data classification and categorization solutions.
Arizona Mining Inc.
Acted for Arizona Mining Inc. in connection with its $110-million private placement of common shares with South32 International Investment Holdings Pty Ltd, an affiliate of South32 Limited.