William (Bill) Rowlands is a partner in the Commercial Real Estate Group in the Toronto office. He has been a partner with the firm since 1988. Bill is a recognized leader in commercial leasing. In addition to commercial leasing, Bill’s practice includes commercial real estate transactions such as acquisitions and dispositions of property. Bill represents participants on all sides of commercial leases and other real estate transactions, including property owners and managers, landlords and tenants, purchaser and vendors. Bill is a frequent speaker at commercial leasing programs such as the annual law conference of the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC), the annual Real Estate Strategy and Leasing conference (formerly RealLeasing) and has also co-chaired the Law Society of Upper Canada annual Six Minute Commercial Leasing Lawyer for many years.