Coastal Contacts Inc.

Issuer's Counsel
$12,320,000
private placement of common shares

Mercer International Inc.

Issuer's Counsel
$82,500,000
senior note issue

Stonepoint Group Limited

Vendor's Counsel
$6,100,000
sale of private label bottled water business

MFC Bancorp Ltd.

Purchaser's Counsel
$7,000,000
acquisition of certain assets of Canmine Resources Corporation, including debt restructuring

New Skeena Forest Products Inc.

Vendor's Counsel
Sale of Smithers sawmill division to West Fraser Mills Ltd.

Canadian Inovatech Inc.

Vendor's Counsel
$27,250,000
sale of Egg Division to MFI Food Canada Ltd.

Mercer International Inc.

Borrower's Counsel
Euro 1,000,000,000
financing of 552,000 tpa greenfield kraft pulp mill project in Stendal, Germany

Trimble Resources Corporation

Vendor's Counsel
$30,000,000
sale of Yemen oil and gas interests to Occidental Petroleum

MFC Bancorp Ltd.

Dissident's Counsel
Proxy contest relating to the election of directors of Cybernet Internet Services International, Inc. and restructuring of $200,000,000 of senior notes

Taiga Building Products Ltd.

Issuer's Counsel
Splitting of stapled units and listing of debentures on the Toronto Stock Exchange

Private Multinational Biotechnology Company

Corporate Counsel
International reorganization of corporate structure

Pacifica Papers Inc.

Petitioner's Counsel
Proxy contest and contested fairness hearing regarding $1,000,000,000 merger with Norske Skog Canada Limited

A Forest Products Company

Borrower's Counsel
$65,000,000
revolving asset backed credit facility

Mercury Partners & Company Inc.

Dissident's Counsel
Proxy contest relating to the election of directors of Takla Star Resources Ltd.

Raymond James Ltd.

Underwriter's Counsel
$25,000,000
additional and secondary offering of common shares of Premium Brands Inc.

MFC Bancorp Ltd.

Offeror's Counsel
Proxy contest relating to the election of directors and $17,000,000 contested take over bid for all of the common shares of Bresea Resources Ltd.

Pacifica Papers Inc.

Vendor's Counsel
$113,000,000
sale of a partial interest in hydro electric assets

Private Limited Partnership

Corporate Counsel
$10,000,000
reorganization and restructuring of sawmilling operations

Peachtree Network Inc.

Issuer's Counsel
$2,400,000
offering of common shares

Mercer International Inc.

Corporate Counsel
DM580,000,000
kraft pulp conversion project

Pacifica Papers Inc.

Issuer's Counsel
US$200,000,000
senior note exchange offer

A Forest Products Company

Issuer's Counsel
US$160,000,000
cross-border senior secured note issue

Pacifica Papers Inc.

Issuer's Counsel
US$200,000,000
cross-border senior note issue

Pacifica Papers Inc.

Borrower's Counsel
Negotiation of $465,000,000 senior secured credit facilities

Pacifica Paper Limited Partnership

Purchaser's Counsel
$850,000,000
acquisition of the paper business of MacMillan Bloedel Limited

Pacifica Paper Limited Partnership

Borrower's Counsel
Negotiation of $465,000,000 senior secured credit facilities

Pacifica Paper Limited Partnership

Issuer's Counsel
$257,000,000
partnership unit issue

Drummond Financial Corporation

Corporate Counsel
Exchange of US$21,515,000 of Drummond Bonds for 8% convertible subordinated MFC Bancorp Ltd. Bonus.

A Forest Products Company

Issuer's Counsel
US$125,000,000
senior note exchange offer

A Forest Products Company

Purchaser's Counsel
$144,000,000
acquisition of sawmills and Crown tenures from Pacific Forest Products Limited

A Forest Products Company

Issuer's Counsel
US$125,000,000
multi-jurisdictional senior note issue

MFC Bancorp Ltd.

Purchaser's Counsel
$27,000,000
acquisition of Lehman Brothers Bank (Switzerland)

Drummond Financial Corporation

Corporate Counsel
Proxy contest relating to the election of directors of Beta Well Services Inc.

Mercer International Inc.

Issuer's Counsel
US$50,700,000
spin-off of financial services business

Mercer International Inc.

Purchaser's Counsel
US$52,000,000
acquisition / privatization of the pulp assets of Zellstoff-und Papierfabrik Rosenthal GmbH from the Treuhandanstalt (German government privatization agency)

Forest Products Company

Issuer's Counsel
US$52,500,000
issue of Class B Non-Voting Shares