A senior partner with over 35 years of experience practising commercial real estate and corporate law, Greg is widely recognized as one of the leading lawyers in Canada in his areas of expertise. He advises clients on commercial real estate acquisitions and dispositions, joint ventures, development projects, project financing, commercial leasing, REITs, private equity funds, workouts, strategic planning, and corporate matters. He represents leading Canadian and international real estate owners, investors, developers, financial institutions, and public agencies in their significant transactions and projects, both in Canada and internationally, and has acted on many of the most notable Canadian real estate transactions and development projects. Select Recognition: Chambers Canada;The Legal 500 Canada; The Best Lawyers in Canada; Who’s Who Legal: Real Estate; Expert Guides’ Best of the Best; Martindale-Hubbell’s highest rating, AV preeminent.
Spear Street Capital LLC and its affiliates acquired the interests of BlackBerry Limited and its affiliates in the majority of BlackBerry’s real estate holdings in Canada located in Waterloo, Cambridge, Mississauga and Ottawa, Ontario, for approximately $305 million.