David is a senior partner at WeirFoulds LLP, one of the leading property leasing law firms in Canada. Called to both the Ontario and Alberta Bars, he has experience acting for both tenants and landlords across the country. David has a vibrant practice advising clients in the retail, office, industrial and restaurant industries at every stage of the leasing process. He is recognized as a leading practitioner in facilitating entry into Canada for international retailers and has successfully concluded a full range of transactions relating to construction and development, including mixed-use developments and extensive due diligence projects. David’s experience as in-house counsel to some of Canada’s biggest retailers and his involvement with the International Council of Shopping Centres have given him a deep understanding of the unique needs of REITs and the franchise industry. He seeks to work in partnership with his clients to better understand their needs and advocate for them while providing ongoing advice.