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April 30, 2012

Fillmore Riley acted for Smith Carter Architects and Engineers and its shareholders in connection with its sale.

Fillmore Riley LLP acted as lead counsel to Smith Carter Architects and Engineers Incorporated, its related companies and their shareholders in the sale of Smith Carter Architects and Engineers Incorporated and Smith Carter USA LLC (collectively, “Smith Carter”) to GENIVAR Inc. which closed on March 14, 2012.

Established in 1947, Smith Carter is one of North America’s leading integrated architectural design and engineering firms. Headquartered in Winnipeg and with offices in Calgary, Ottawa, Atlanta and Washington DC, Smith Carter has a workforce of over 190 employees and has designed some of the world’s most complex buildings in some of the most challenging environments with specialities in designing healthcare and research environments.

GENIVAR Inc. is publicly traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange and is one of the largest engineering services companies in Canada by number of employees with more than 5,500 managers, professionals, technicians, technologists and support staff in over 100 cities in Canada and internationally.

Fillmore Riley partner Peter Davey led a team comprised of Wes Burrows, Cy Fien, Doug Fawcett, David Simpson and Curran McNicol in acting for Smith Carter.