Ravi Latour

Ravi Latour  

Associate

Executive Summary

Ravi Latour is an associate in our Calgary office practicing primarily in the areas of Securities and Capital Markets and Energy Law. Ravi has assisted clients on a broad range of securities and corporate matters, including mergers, acquisitions and dispositions of both private and public companies; financing transactions including public and private offerings of debt and equity securities; and compliance with both corporate and securities regulatory requirements relating to stock exchange listings, corporate governance, continuous disclosure obligations and shareholders’ meetings.

Representative Work

  • ​Acts for issuers, underwriters and agents in connection with public and private equity and debenture financings.
  • Represents companies in mergers and acquisitions, including plans of arrangement, amalgamations and share purchase transactions.
  • Assists clients in the reorganization and restructuring of corporations, partnerships and other entities.
  • Advises companies in governance and compliance with corporate and securities regulatory requirements.​
  • Acted for agents in connection with $84 million short form prospectus financing of Blackbird Energy Inc. in 2017.
  • ​Acted for Titan Medical Inc. in connection with its overnight marketed equity offerings in 2016 and 2017 by way of prospectus supplement for aggregate proceeds of over $48 million.
  • ​Acted for Birchcliff Energy Ltd. in connection with its short form prospectus offering of $691 million of subscription receipts in 2016.​
  • Acted for Kelt Exploration Ltd. in connection with its short form prospectus offering and concurrent private placement of $90 million principal amount of convertible debentures in 2016.
  • Acted for Strike Group Inc. in connection with its restructuring and partnership with TriWest Capital Partners in 2015. 
  • Acted for Pepcap Resources, Inc. in connection with its acquisition of mining interests in Indonesia and concurrent subscription receipt financing in 2015. 
  • Acted for Kelt Exploration Ltd. in its $307 million acquisition of Artek Exploration Inc. by way of plan of arrangement in 2015.
  • Acted for eQube Gaming Limited, a Hong Kong incorporated company, in connection with its qualifying transaction with eQube Software & Technology by way of three-cornered amalgamation in 2014.
  • Acted for Crowsnest Acquisition Corp., a capital pool company, in connection ​with its qualifying transaction by reverse takeover by Distinct Infrastructure Group Inc. (formerly QE2 Acquisition Corp.) in 2014.
  • Acted for underwriters in connection with $25 million short form prospectus financing of High Arctic Energy Services Inc. in 2014.​
  • Acted for Kelt Exploration Ltd. in its $165 million acquisition of a private Canadian oil and gas company with crude oil and natural gas assets located at Valhalla/La Glace in 2014.
  • Acted for a TSX issuer in its C$180 million acquisition of eight different business units from a private company in 2014.
  • Acted for Celtic Exploration Ltd. in connection with its $3.2 billion acquisition by ExxonMobil Canada Ltd. in 2013.

Publications & Presentations

  • Co-Author, "Critical Details of the Alberta Pipeline Safety Review," Canadian Institute, Pipeline Safety, May 2013
  • Co-Author, "Social License and Social Responsibility: Joint Canada/Alberta Implementation Plan for Oil Sands Monitoring," 2013 CERI Conference: The Age of Tight Oil: A Turning Point for North America, April 2013