Lauren is a detail-oriented associate who diligently explores all legal avenues of an issue, translating findings into simple, practical and effective advice for her clients. Her practice focuses primarily on commercial real estate, banking and debt financing, mergers and acquisitions and private equity funds.
Lauren’s representative experience includes:
- Acting in connection with Cooke Aquaculture’s $500 million dollar acquisition of publicly traded Omega Protein Corporation – one of the largest foreign investment deals a New Brunswick company has completed in the United States.
- Acting for lenders with respect to the commercial financing, real property and regulatory matters associated with multimillion dollar wind farm development projects.
- Acting in connection with various significant financings and re-financings up to amounts of $1 billion dollars.
- Working with institutional investors (such as pension plans) in connection with their investments in private equity funds, infrastructure funds and real estate funds. This includes reviewing, advising and negotiating investment documentation including limited partnership agreements, management service agreements, side letters and subscription agreements and advising on forms such as Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act.