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McCarthy Tétrault recognized for Deal Excellence at the IJGlobal Awards

Toronto. March 18, 2022. McCarthy Tétrault acted as a legal advisor on the Manitoba Fiber Project which was named Telecoms Deal of the Year for North America at the IJGlobal Awards ceremony held March 17, 2022 in New York City.

Manitoba Fibre: The firm advised Canada Infrastructure Bank in formalizing its agreement with Valley Fiber Ltd. and DIF Capital Partners to invest in the Manitoba Fibre project. This important initiative brings affordable, dedicated fibre-to-the-home cabling to approximately 48,500 underserved households in rural Manitoba and vastly improves internet, telephone and television services in isolated communities. The McCarthy Tétrault team was led by Lynn Parsons and included Samantha Cunliffe, Liezl Behm, Genevieve Loxley, RJ Reid, Curtis Chance, Selina Lee-Andersen, Keith Rose, and Vincent Yip.

This is the fourth consecutive year that McCarthy Tétrault has been recognized for its participation in an IJGlobal award-winning deal. The firm is proud to consistently be chosen as a trusted partner to our clients as they drive innovation and economic growth in the energy and infrastructure markets.

Consistently rated top-tier for projects and project finance, our lawyers have acted on many varied and complex projects, in Canada and around the world. From Energy and Mining to Transportation and Infrastructure, clients look to us for our expertise in navigating everything from project planning, joint ventures and structuring to governance, financing, concessions, licensing, permitting, exit solutions, reclamations and end of project life considerations. Whatever the project, McCarthy Tétrault brings experience, insight, and a practical approach to support our client’s success. Find out more about our Projects practice.

About McCarthy Tétrault

McCarthy Tétrault LLP provides a broad range of legal services, providing strategic and industry-focused advice and solutions for Canadian and international interests. The firm has substantial presence in Canada’s major commercial centres as well as in New York City and London.

Built on an integrated approach to the practice of law and delivery of innovative client services, the firm brings its legal talent, industry insight and practice experience to help clients achieve the results that are important to them.

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