On May 15, 2015, Northwest International Healthcare Properties REIT (NWI) and Northwest Healthcare Properties Real Estate Investment Trust (NWH) completed a plan of arrangement under the Business Corporations Act (Alberta), pursuant to which NWI and NWH combined to create a leading global diversified health care real estate investment trust with over $2-billion of assets.

Peterson Law acted as counsel to the special committee of the board of trustees of NWI with a team that included Dennis Peterson. Peterson Law also acted for the special committee on the acquisition of the core property portfolio by NWI at the time it was reorganized, as well as a subsequent internalization of a management contract.