Partner. Practises commercial real estate, including financings (mortgage transactions, private placements and public offerings), acquisitions, dispositions, management/development agreements, joint ventures and partnerships. Has acted for lenders, landlords and tenants in credit tenant transactions; CPPIB, in a number of joint ventures; RioCan REIT, in numerous acquisitions, joint ventures and financings, Oxford Properties in respect of a number of leasing and development matters and financings, H&R REIT in a number of acquisitions, sales and financings, issuers/underwriters in IPOs of REITs, and for sponsors and investors in real estate-based funds. Also involved in transactions in Brazil and Germany on behalf of various clients. Recognized as a leading real estate lawyer by Chambers, The Legal 500 Canada and Euromoney (one of the top 12 in the world). Named one of Canada’s top 25 women lawyers by Lexpert® and recognized in Euromoney’s The Best of the Best. International Who’s Who of Business Lawyers recognized her as one of “most highly regarded individuals” in the world from 2005 to 2016. Recommended by The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory, and The Best Lawyers in Canada. Named the 2014 Toronto Real Estate Lawyer of the Year by Best Lawyers. Ontario Bar, 1979.
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