Enbridge Completes Merger With Spectra Energy

February 27, 2017

S&C client Enbridge Inc. completed its previously announced stock-for-stock merger transaction to acquire all the outstanding common stock of Spectra Energy Corp.

Enbridge Inc. is North America's premier energy infrastructure company with strategic business platforms that include an extensive network of crude oil, liquids and natural gas pipelines, regulated natural gas distribution utilities and renewable power generation.

The S&C team was led by Joseph Frumkin, George Sampas, Daniel Belke, Bradley King and Joshua Wright, with Julia Kim and Ana González providing critical assistance. Robert Buckholz, Maryanne Paul and Elah Lanis advised on securities law matters; Matthew Friestedt, Regina Readling and Michael A. Wiseman advised on executive compensation and benefits matters; Richard Pepperman, Joseph Matelis, Clea McClellan, James Congdon and Joshua Handell advised on antitrust matters; Ronald Creamer and Eric Lopata advised on tax matters; John Estes and Alina Iarve advised on financing matters; Michael Steinberg and Brian England are advising on ongoing litigation matters; Eric Kadel and Manon Scales advised on CFIUS matters; and Tia Barancik provided valuable advice.