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. Recognized as a leading real estate lawyer by Chambers, The Legal 500 Canada, Euromoney’s The Best of the Best, Who’s Who Legal: Canada (one of the five “most highly regarded”) and The Best Lawyers in Canada (2014 Toronto Real Estate Lawyer of the Year). She is also recommended by The Lexpert®/American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada (Property Development) and by The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory (Project Finance, Property Development). She was named one of the top 25 women lawyers in Canada by Lexpert®.
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