Bill Woodhead

Bill Woodhead  


Executive Summary

Bill Woodhead is a partner in our Corporate Commercial Group in our Calgary office. Bill is developing a practice in corporate/commercial, construction and energy law, with an emphasis on public-private partnerships and construction contracts (negotiation, drafting and review). He has experience with drafting and reviewing procurement documents and project agreements for a variety of construction and engineering projects, internal corporate reorganizations, asset purchase and sale transactions, and mergers and acquisitions.

Bill completed his articles with BLG in May 2012. Before law school, he worked for six years as a project and account manager in the software industry.​

Representative Work

  • Represented the Government of Canada in the agreement to purchase the Trans Mountain Pipeline system from Kinder Morgan for C$4.5 billion.
  • Acted as counsel to Alberta Health Services for the completion of a joint venture between Axium Infrastructure and Revera Inc. to acquire and share ownership in 32 long-term care facilities across Canada.
  • Represented BC Hydro in relation to the design, build, partial financing and rehabilitation of the John Hart Generating Station Replacement Project in Campbell River BC.
  • Represented Graham Building Services and related Graham entities in the design, build, finance agreement for the construction of the Evergreen Line Rapid Transit Project.
  • Represented owners, contractors and subcontractors in drafting and negotiating various construction agreements.
  • Advised and implemented corporate reorganizations of closely held companies.
  • Represented purchasers and sellers in connection with share and asset sale transactions.

Publications & Presentations