1000 De La Gauchetière St W, Suite 2500, Montréal, QC
Year called to bar: 1988 (QC); 1997 (ON)
Partner in the Montréal office, with a practice focused on real estate and financial services. Maintains an active leadership in the firm’s Real Property & Planning Group and acts as the Group’s lead for the Québec region. Advises clients on a variety of real estate acquisitions, developments, joint ventures, commercial lending transactions, real estate financings, project financings, and commercial leasing transactions. Recognized internationally for his expertise in Chambers Global: The World’s Leading Lawyers for Business (Band 1- Québec), Who’s Who Legal 100, The Best Lawyers in Canada, LBR’s International Who's Who of Real Estate Lawyers, PLC’s Cross-Border Corporate Real Estate Handbook and Euromoney’s Expert Guides. He was named Lawyer of the Year for asset-backed lending in The Best Lawyers in Canada. He speaks regularly at conferences and on panels for the real estate sector, and is frequently cited in the media. He is a member of the CBA, ABA, IBA, and ICSC; Governor of the Québec Bar Association Foundation; member of Board of Regents and board member of the Urban Development Institute. Admitted to the Ontario Bar in 1997 and to the Québec Bar in 1988.