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Gregory G. Southam

Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg LLP

Gregory G. Southam, Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg LLP

Greg is a senior partner in the Commercial Real Estate, Infrastructure, Corporate and Capital Markets practices. Valued for his incisive legal advice, he has taken a lead role in some of the largest and most significant public-private partnership and infrastructure projects in Canada and the United States, including in all transportation, social/urban renewal and alternative energy asset classes. Greg has worked on some of Canada’s largest office development, construction and hospitality sector transactions. He also has significant experience in a variety of corporate and commercial matters, including share and asset acquisitions, construction matters, debt financings, gaming matters, leasing, and acquisitions and dispositions of commercial real estate holdings. Greg is a member of Davies’ Management Committee. Select Recognition: Chambers Canada; IFLR1000; Lexpert® Special Edition: Canada’s Leading Infrastructure Lawyers; The Best Lawyers in Canada; Who’s Who Legal: Government Contracts.

Year Called to the Bar:1998 (ON)
155 Wellington St W
Toronto, ON
Phone: (416) 367-6986
Fax: (416) 863-0871
E-mail: [email protected]

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  • Sep 03, 2020
    Governments are still prepared to invest in infrastructure to keep the economy moving, but increased costs in the COVID era mean the private sector is seeking relief from the public sector
  • Feb 14, 2019
    This was a year in which lawyers superbly exercised the art of negotiation…and opened a new frontier…and set out to build a bridge
  • Sep 28, 2018
    Despite the uncertainties of Brexit, and a new Premier in Ontario, Infrastructure lawyers say they are busy on projects and expect more ahead
  • Sep 28, 2018
    "Buy America" rules and trade talks
  • Jul 30, 2018
    CDPQ Infra Inc., a subsidiary of Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec, announced on April 12, 2018, that construction of the Réseau express métropolitain (REM) project, an automated light-rail ...
  • Aug 26, 2016
    In early June, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau told 1,600 municipal leaders gathered at the Federation of Canadian Municipalities (FCM) annual conference and trade show in Winnipeg that his Liberal ...
  • Apr 11, 2016
    Canada’s infrastructure industry is poised to benefit from the coming increase in federal stimulus spending. But lawyers should also be aware of new trade agreements, recent court decisions and ...
  • Aug 28, 2015
    Municipal P3s have unique challenges that differ from larger provincial and federal projects
  • Jan 01, 2014
    Any fund manager these days would love to have infrastructure and public-private partnerships (P3s) among their asset classes. With all that stable, government-backed cash flow, who can blame them? ...

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US/Canada Cross-Border Guide-Corporate