Partner and leader of the firm’s Real Property and Planning Group in Vancouver. Advises clients in a number of different industries on all aspects of commercial real estate transactions, including acquisitions, dispositions, development, structuring, leasing and financing. Recent experience includes: acting for various developers in British Columbia in connection with site acquisitions, marketing, pre-sale matters and development work for residential and mixed-use projects; acting on an ongoing basis for an international hotel operator in connection with matters involving its managed hotels in British Columbia; acting on an ongoing basis for a public research university in British Columbia in connection with various matters; acting on an ongoing basis for several Canadian independent power producers in connection with various land tenure, security and title insurance matters; acting on an ongoing basis for one the world’s largest fast-food restaurant chains in connection with various matters in British Columbia, including leasing and site acquisitions; and acting on an ongoing basis for a provincial forestry company in connection with various matters. Appears in the 2019 editions of Chambers Canada and Best Lawyers in Canada. Admitted to the British Columbia Bar in 1999.