Catherine A. Lyons

Goodmans LLP

333 Bay St, Suite 3400, Bay Adelaide Ctr, W Twr
Toronto, ON M5H 2S7
Phone: (416) 597-4183
Fax: (416) 979-1234

Partner. Practice focuses on municipal and environmental law and matters of social licence. Expertise includes official plan, zoning and subdivision approvals where there are disparate public, private and institutional stakeholders. Instrumental in obtaining approvals for a number of large, multi-phase redevelopments in Toronto. Acted on the site plan approval for the National Tennis Centre and represents the Hospital for Sick Children in its expansion and renovation. Successfully represented the Town of Oakville in a landmark OMB case involving over 7,000 acres of urban land. Involved in a number of conversions of industrial lands to residential uses, including the associated soil and ground water issues throughout Ontario including the Toronto Distillery District, Shipyards Development in Collingwood, and lands on Toronto’s waterfront. Provides environmental advice on corporate transactions. Has also worked on the development and financing of a number of green energy projects. Recognized as a leading lawyer in The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory, The Lexpert® Special Edition on Canada's Leading Infrastructure Lawyers, The Lexpert® Special Edition on Canada's Leading Lawyers in Global Mining and by The Best Lawyers in Canada. Past chair of the Municipal Law Section of the OBA.

Year Called to the Bar:1990 (ON)
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