Jason Haley 

Jason Haley

Calgary
TD Canada Trust Tower, Suite 1700
421 7th Avenue S.W.
Calgary, Alberta T2P 4K9

t: 403.215.2758
e: jason.haley@mcmillan.ca

overview

Jason Haley is an associate in the Capital Markets and M&A Group in Calgary. His practice is focused on securities, corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions. Jason regularly advises public and private clients on a wide range of transactional matters, including debt and equity offerings, mergers and acquisitions, go-public transactions and other general corporate and securities law matters. He also has experience in corporate governance, continuous disclosure obligations and other securities regulatory matters.  

Representative Matters

  • Counsel to Canadian public company, operating in the United States, in its acquisition, by way of plan of arrangement, of another Canadian public company, for equity consideration valued at approximately $835 million
  • Counsel to Great Panther Mining Limited, in its acquisition, by way of scheme of arrangement (under Australian law), of Beadell Resources Limited, for equity consideration valued at approximately $135 million.
  • Counsel to Trakopolis IoT Corp. in its reverse take-over of Arco Resources Corp. and listing on the TSX Venture Exchange.
  • Counsel to an agricultural technology and services company in its $5 million brokered private placement of units.
  • Counsel to an agricultural technology and services company in its acquisition of a US-based service company and listing on the Canadian Securities Exchange.
  • Counsel to a food manufacturing company in its initial public offering and listing on the Canadian Securities Exchange.
  • Counsel to an agricultural services company in its private placement of subscription receipts, reverse take-over and listing on the Canadian Securities Exchange.
  • Counsel to a syndicate of underwriters in the initial public offering of a Canadian mining company.
  • Counsel to People Corporation in its $17.5 million and $25 million bought deal offerings of common shares.
  • Counsel to a Canadian public company, in its $60 million private placement of convertible debenture units.
  • Counsel to a syndicate of underwriters in their financing of $30 million of subscription receipts of a Canadian oil and gas company in connection with a plan of arrangement and listing on the Toronto Stock Exchange.
  • Counsel to the underwriter in the $2.8 million offering of flow-through common shares of a Canadian oil and gas company listed on the TSX Venture Exchange.

Publications

Alberta Securities Commission Introduces New Whistleblower Policy
The Alberta Securities Commission Expands Prospectus Exemptions for Distributions Outside Alberta
CSA Publishes Results of Continuous Disclosure Reviews
An Update on CSA Policy Initiatives to Reduce Regulatory Burden for Reporting Issuers
Securities Regulators Ban Short-Term Binary Options
Reducing Regulatory Burdens for Reporting Issuers – CSA Seeks Public Comment
The Concerns with Social Media use by Reporting Issuers in Canada
Prospectus Exemption for Start-Up Businesses

Education

  • University of Calgary, JD - 2015
  • University of Alberta, BSc - 2010

Year Of Call

  • Called to the Alberta bar - 2016

Practices

corporate finance
mergers and acquisitions
business law
capital markets
corporate governance
IPOs and alternative IPOs
public m&a
public disclosures
stock exchange listings
private equity

Industries

investments
oil and gas
energy
life sciences
natural resources
private equity - buyouts & venture capital investment
venture capital

Directorships and Professional Associations

  • Law Society of Alberta

Jason Haley is an associate in the Capital Markets and M&A Group in Calgary. His practice is focused on securities, corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions. Jason regularly advises public and private clients on a wide range of transactional matters, including debt and equity offerings, mergers and acquisitions, go-public transactions and other general corporate and securities law matters. He also has experience in corporate governance, continuous disclosure obligations and other securities regulatory matters.  

  • Counsel to Canadian public company, operating in the United States, in its acquisition, by way of plan of arrangement, of another Canadian public company, for equity consideration valued at approximately $835 million
  • Counsel to Great Panther Mining Limited, in its acquisition, by way of scheme of arrangement (under Australian law), of Beadell Resources Limited, for equity consideration valued at approximately $135 million.
  • Counsel to Trakopolis IoT Corp. in its reverse take-over of Arco Resources Corp. and listing on the TSX Venture Exchange.
  • Counsel to an agricultural technology and services company in its $5 million brokered private placement of units.
  • Counsel to an agricultural technology and services company in its acquisition of a US-based service company and listing on the Canadian Securities Exchange.
  • Counsel to a food manufacturing company in its initial public offering and listing on the Canadian Securities Exchange.
  • Counsel to an agricultural services company in its private placement of subscription receipts, reverse take-over and listing on the Canadian Securities Exchange.
  • Counsel to a syndicate of underwriters in the initial public offering of a Canadian mining company.
  • Counsel to People Corporation in its $17.5 million and $25 million bought deal offerings of common shares.
  • Counsel to a Canadian public company, in its $60 million private placement of convertible debenture units.
  • Counsel to a syndicate of underwriters in their financing of $30 million of subscription receipts of a Canadian oil and gas company in connection with a plan of arrangement and listing on the Toronto Stock Exchange.
  • Counsel to the underwriter in the $2.8 million offering of flow-through common shares of a Canadian oil and gas company listed on the TSX Venture Exchange.