Thomas M. Rose

Partner

Norfolk
Washington, D.C.
Business Phone: 757.687.7715
Business Fax: 757.687.1529

thomas.rose@troutmansanders.com

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Representative Experience
Tom has provided US corporate and securities law advice for the following recent representative transactions/matters:

Technology and Biotechnology:
Quantum Fuel Systems Technologies Worldwide, Inc.
U.S. public offering of units (US$20 million and US$10 million, respectively)
U.S. registered direct offering
U.S. at-the-market offerings
Acquisition of Schneider Power Inc. (US$25 million)

Genfit Corporation
Offering of common shares (E15 million)

Cynapsus Therapeutics
Offering of units (Cdn$10 million)

Catamaran Corporation
Listing on Nasdaq Global Market
U.S. initial public offering of common shares (US$40 million)

Intermap Technologies Inc.
Offering of common shares (Cdn$80 million and Cdn$25 million, respectively)

Zi Corporation

PIPE offering of units (US$10 million)
Acquisition by Nuance Communications, Inc. (US$50 million)

DHX Media Inc.
Offering of subscription receipts (Cdn$15 million)

Energy:
Tullow Oil Corp.

Acquisition of interest in Hyperdynamics Corporation's oil and gas interest in Guinea

Sprott Power Inc.
Acquisition by Capstone Infrastructure Corporation (Cdn$75 million)
Acquisition of Shear Wind Inc. (Cdn$35 million)
Offering of convertible debentures (Cdn$35 million)
Offering of units (Cdn$25 million)

Border Petroleum Corp.
Offering of common shares (Cdn$80 million)

Rodinia Oil Corp.
Offering of units (Cdn$150 million)

Painted Pony Petroleum Ltd.
Offering of common shares (Cdn$170million, Cdn$105 million, Cdn$80 million, Cdn$45 million, Cdn$50 million and Cdn$20 million, respectively)

Alterra Power
Merger with Plutonic Power Corporation (Cdn$600 million)
Offering of common shares (Cdn$45 million and Cdn$100 million, respectively)

Ithaca Energy Inc.
Offering of common shares (Cdn$75 million)

Talisman Energy Inc.
Tender offer for RSX Energy Inc. (Cdn$100 million)

Oilsands Quest Inc.
Merger with CanWest Petroleum Corporation (Cdn$1.3 billion)
Offering of common shares (Cdn$38 million)

Mining:
Detour Gold Corporation
Offering of common shares (Cdn$175 million)

Continental Gold Corp.
Offering of common shares (Cdn$80 million)

Sierra Metals Inc.
Offering of common shares (Cdn$45 million)

Enirgi Group Corporation
Going private transaction involving Natural Resources USA Corp.

FNX Mining Company Inc.
Offering of units (Cdn$150 million)

Iberian Minerals Corp.
Offering of registered shares (Cdn$75 million and Cdn$40 million, respectively)

Silverstone Resources Corp.
Acquisition by Silver Wheaton Corp. (Cdn$210 million)

Ur-Energy Inc.
Listing on NYSE MKT

Tyler Resources, Inc.
Defense of hostile tender offer by Mercator Minerals Ltd.
Tender offer by Jinchuan Group Ltd. (Cdn$225 million)

Northern Orion Resources Inc.
Business Combination with Yamana Gold Inc. and Meridian Gold Inc. (Cdn$8.1 billion)

Aur Resources Inc.
Tender Offer by Teck Cominco Ltd. (Cdn$4.0 billion)

Fronteer Gold Inc.
Listing on NYSE MKT
Offering of common shares (Cdn$65 million and Cdn$38 million, respectively)

Aurora Energy Resources Inc.
Offering of common shares (Cdn$115 million, Cdn$40 million and Cdn$25 million, respectively)

Sprott Molybdenum Participation Corporation
Offering of units (Cdn$180 million)

Veris Gold Corp.
U.S. public offering of units (US$15 million and US$10 million, respectively)
Offering of units and warrants (Cdn$60 million)
Merger with Queenstake Ltd. (Cdn$180 million)
Offering of subscription receipts (Cdn$70 million)

Underwriter/Agent Representations:
Scotiabank
Offering of convertible debentures for San Gold Corporation (Cdn$50 million)

Cowen Group
Offering of common shares for Goldgroup Mining Inc. (Cdn$40 million)
U.S. public offering of common shares for U.S. Gold Corporation (US$50 million)
U.S. public offering for Vista Gold Corporation (US$15 million and US$20 million, respectively)

GMP Securities L.P.
Offering of common shares and subscription receipts for Whitecap Resources Inc. (Cdn$40 million and Cdn$140 million, respectively)
Offering of common shares for Crocotta Energy Inc. (Cdn$40 million)
Offering of common shares for Renegade Petroleum Ltd. (Cdn$77 million, Cdn$114million, Cdn$45 million and Cdn$50 million, respectively)
Offering of common shares, units and subscription receipts for Legacy Oil & Gas Inc. (Cdn$140 million, Cdn$110 million and Cdn$240 million, respectively)
Offering of special warrants for Skope Energy Inc. (Cdn$75 million)
Offering of subscription receipts for Black Marlin Energy Ltd. (Cdn$30 million)

Canaccord Genuity Corp.
Offering of common shares for North Country Gold Corp. (Cdn$25 million)
Offerings of common shares for Pure Technologies Ltd. (Cdn$20 million and Cdn$35 million, respectively)
Offering of subscription receipts for Grupo Agapov Corp (US$35 million)
Offering of common shares for Alberta Oil Sands Inc. (Cdn$16 million)

Cormark Securities Inc.
Offering of common shares for Lakeside Steel Inc. (Cdn$25 million)
Offering of common shares for Antrim Energy Inc. (Cdn$50 million)
U.S. public offering of common shares for Vista Gold Corp. (US$32 million)

Dundee Securities Corp.
Offering of common shares for San Gold Corporation (Cdn$80 million)

Haywood Securities Inc.
Offering of subscription receipts for RTG Mining Inc. (Cdn$20 million)
Offering of special warrants for Midas Gold Corp. (Cdn$45 million and Cdn$40 million, respectively)
U.S. At-The-Market Offering and U.S. public offering of units for Uranerz Energy Corp. (US$20 million and US$10 million, respectively)
Offering of subscription receipts for Arcan Resources Ltd. (Cdn$65 million)

Raymond James Ltd.
Offering of common shares for Westfire Energy Ltd. (Cdn$40 million)
Offering of common shares and subscription receipts for GasFrac Energy Services Inc. (Cdn$95 million, Cdn$65 million and Cdn$40 million, respectively)

Macquarie Capital Markets Canada Ltd.
Offering of subscription receipts for Australia Energy (Cdn$50 million)
Offering of common shares for TransGlobe Energy Corporation (Cdn$75 million)
Offering of common shares for Crew Energy Inc. (Cdn$100 million)

National Bank Financial Inc.
Offering of units for Sulliden Gold Corporation (Cdn$40 million)
Offering of units for Lupaka Gold Corp. (Cdn$20 million)
Offering of units for Luna Gold Corp. (Cdn$30 million)

Other:
The Westaim Corporation

Offering of subscription receipts (Cdn$275 million)

Sprott Inc.
Offering of common shares (Cdn$200 million)

Elephant & Castle Group Inc.
Acquisition by Repechage Investments Limited (Cdn$30 million)

Publications
Mentioned, "Canadian Big Deals," American Lawyer, June 2011

Thompson Reuters, Canadian Capital Markets Review (Full Year 2012) - Issuer Legal Advisor (Ranking: #4 (#1 U.S.-based law firm (tied)), Manager Legal Advisor (Ranking: #6 (#1 U.S.-based law firm))

Other Distinctions
Selected as a Virginia "Rising Star" in Securities & Corporate Finance by Law & Politics' Virginia Super Lawyers Magazine (2007-2009, 2011-2012).

Selected as a Virginia Super Lawyer in Securities & Corporate Finance by Law & Politics' Virginia Super Lawyers Magazine (2013).

Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America in Securities/Capital Markets Law (2013-2014).

Recognized in Virginia Legal Elite in Business Law (2013).

Work Experience
Partner, Troutman Sanders LLP, 2007-present
Practice Team Leader, Canadian Practice Team

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Education

  • The George Washington University, J.D., 1999
  • Northwestern University, B.A., 1994


Bar Admissions

  • Virginia


Memberships

  • Virginia Bar Association
  • American Bar Association