Partner Dean O’Leary’s practice focuses principally on corporate and commercial law. Dean has extensive experience in a wide variety of business transactions, including corporate reorganizations, corporate financings, acquisitions and divestitures, project financings, and public-private partnerships. He has developed considerable expertise in energy and infrastructure-related matters. Dean regularly advises public utilities on a range of matters, including power supply arrangements, capital expenditure projects, strategic acquisitions and real property issues. He also advises local and regional governments and private industry clients on land use, expropriation and other real property matters. He was admitted to the British Columbia Bar (1986).