Daniel Masliyah

AssociateTorys LLPCapital Markets and M&A

Daniel Masliyah has a general corporate commercial practice, with an emphasis on mergers and acquisitions, securities, mining and corporate finance matters. As a student-at-law, he was seconded to the Ontario Securities Commission where he worked in the Enforcement Branch. Daniel summered and articled with Bennett Jones before becoming an associate. He is a member of the Canadian Bar Association and the Ontario Bar Association and is also a registered notary public.

Daniel Masliyah has a general corporate commercial practice, with an emphasis on mergers and acquisitions, securities, mining and corporate finance matters. As a student-at-law, he was seconded to the Ontario Securities Commission where he worked in the Enforcement Branch. Daniel summered and articled with Bennett Jones before becoming an associate. He is a member of the Canadian Bar Association and the Ontario Bar Association and is also a registered notary public.

Education

  • McGill University, B.C.L., LL.B., 2013

Bar Admission

  • Ontario, 2014

Experience

  • Counsel to the Special Committee of the Board of Directors of Romarco Minerals Inc. in connection with its acquisition by OceanaGold Corporation pursuant to a court approved plan of arrangement for approximately $856 million on a fully diluted in the money basis
  • Crocodile Gold Corp. (TSX) in connection with its combination with Newmarket Gold Inc. (TSXV) pursuant to a court approved plan of arrangement for approximately $185 million
  • Wheels Group, Inc. in connection with its corporate reorganization and subsequent acquisition by Radiant Logistics Inc. pursuant to a court approved plan of arrangement for approximately $100 million
  • Canadian counsel to Cheung Kong (Holdings) Limited and Hutchison Whampoa Limited, in connection with a $84 billion (implied enterprise value) reorganization and combination of their respective businesses and the separation of their non-property and property businesses into two new Hong Kong–listed companies, CK Hutchison Holdings Limited and Cheung Kong Property Holdings Limited, also involving a transfer of approximately 6% percent of the shares of Husky Energy Inc.
  • Canadian counsel to Inmarsat plc in respect of the sale of its shares in Skywave Mobile Communications Inc. to Orbcomm Inc. in an arrangement valued at $130 million USD
  • Osisko Mining Corporation in its response to Goldcorp Inc's unsolicited offer and subsequent agreement with Yamana Gold Inc. and Agnico Eagle Mines Limited to jointly acquire 100% of Osisko's issued and outstanding common shares for total consideration of $3.9 billion
  • Darling International Inc., in connection with its acquisition of all the assets of Rothsay, a division of Maple Leaf Foods Inc., for approximately $645 million
  • General Donlee Canada Inc. in connection with its $114 million acquisition by Triumph Group, Inc. by way of a plan of arrangement

Associations

  • Ontario Bar Association
  • Canadian Bar Association