Paul, Weiss is an acknowledged leader among U.S. law firms representing Canadian public and private companies and their underwriters. With almost 50 years of history in Canada and an office in Toronto, our vibrant Canada practice is the largest among U.S. law firms and reflects our long-standing commitment to our clients in their Canadian–U.S. cross-border matters.
Paul, Weiss advised the special committee of Dominion Diamond Corporation in its $1.2 billion sale to The Washington Companies. Under the terms of the all-cash deal a Washington affiliate acquired the Canadian diamond mining company for $14.25 per share. The Washington Companies are a group of privately held North American mining, industrial and transportation businesses founded by industrialist and entrepreneur Dennis R. Washington.November 1, 2017