Partner in the Montréal office, with a practice focused on real estate and financial services. Maintains an active leadership in the firm’s Real Property & Planning Group and acts as the Group’s lead for the Québec region. Advises clients on a variety of real estate acquisitions, developments, joint ventures, commercial lending transactions, real estate financings, project financings and commercial leasing transactions. Recognized internationally for his expertise in Chambers Global: The World’s Leading Lawyers for Business, Who’s Who Legal 100, Best Lawyers in Canada, LBR’s International Who's Who of Real Estate Lawyers, PLC’s Cross-Border Corporate Real Estate Handbook and in Euromoney’s Expert Guides. He was named “Lawyer of the Year” for asset backed lending in the Best Lawyers in Canada. He speaks regularly at conferences and on panels for the real estate sector, and is frequently cited in the media. He is a member of the CBA, ABA, IBA, ICSC, Governor of the Québec Bar Association Foundation and a Fellow of the American College of Mortgage Attorneys (ACMA). Admitted to the Ontario Bar in 1997 and to the Québec Bar in 1988.