Partner in the Real Estate Group whose practice focuses on every subset of commercial real estate law, as well as secured financing transactions and joint ventures. Experience includes the acquisition, disposition, leasing and development of shopping centres, office towers, hotels, resort properties, agricultural land and other major real estate assets. Regularly acts for pension funds and other institutional investors in the negotiation and structuring of partnerships, corporations and other business entities established for the purposes of real estate transactions in Canada and internationally. Named Fellow of the American College of Mortgage Attorneys. Representative mandates include acting for Diamond Resorts in its acquisition of Intrawest’s timeshare business and CAPREIT in its acquisition of 51 buildings in the Greater Montreal area for $490M. Also regularly acts in lending transactions for Institutional Mortgage Capital Inc. Included in Chambers Canada 2017 in real estate - Nationwide and Québec, The Best Lawyers in Canada 2018 and in the Lexpert®/ROB Special Edition: Canada's Leading Infrastructure Lawyers 2017. Sits on the Events and Excellence Award Committee of the Urban Development Institute of Québec. Québec Bar (2001).