Senior partner and coordinator of the commercial real estate and banking practices of the firm's Montréal office. Transactional commercial practice focusing on real estate and secured lending. Areas of specialty include commercial real estate acquisitions, development, joint ventures, project financing, construction and leasing with significant REIT expertise and secured syndicated lending and mortgage financing. Counsel to and director of several Canadian and foreign investors in Canadian real estate. Recognized in Chambers Canada in real estate (Québec); The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory in Property Development and Property Leasing; The Best Lawyers in Canada in Real Estate Law; and Who’s Who Legal Canada in banking. Member of the firm’s Montréal committees on opinions and space planning. Member of the Board of Directors of the Urban Development Institute of Québec. Trustee of the DHC/ART Foundation for Contemporary Art. BCL/LLB, McGill; BBA, Bishop.