Partner and chair of the firm’s Commercial Real Estate Group. Acts frequently on commercial real estate transactions, including the purchase and sale of shopping centres, office towers, apartment complexes, seniors housing communities and hotels. Extensive experience with large and complex real estate development issues, including major rezonings, mixed-use developments, bare land subdivision, strata titled resort properties and seniors housing communities, air space subdivision, and public-private partnerships. Represents a range of owners from individuals and syndications, to institutional investors. Active positions in numerous organizations involved in land use, including past chair, International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) British Columbia Government Relations Committee, and member and lecturer, Urban Development Institute Pacific Region (member, HST Committee and Real Estate Legal Issues Committee). Lecturer for Continuing Legal Education in BC. Admitted to the British Columbia Bar in 1987.