Partner. Practice includes commercial real estate law, including acquisitions, dispositions, joint ventures, property development and commercial leasing. Extensive experience acting for both borrowers and lenders with financing transactions, including land development and construction loans, acquisition facilities, operating facilities, mezzanine financings, long-term financings and commercial mortgage backed securities transactions. Clients recently represented include Brookfield Office Properties Canada LP, Dundee Kilmer Developments, Four Seasons Hotels, Menkes Developments and Tricon Capital Group. Clients also include underwriters, issuers and lenders for REITs on various public offerings and financings. Peer review recognized as notable for his real estate law practice by Martindale-Hubbell. Graduated from Osgoode Hall Law School (Gold Medallist) in 1996. Called to the Ontario Bar in 1998.