Areas of Expertise

Commercial Real Estate

The Commercial Real Estate Practice has experience in all areas of Real Estate Law, from the most complex joint ventures and land development projects to routine commercial purchase, sale and mortgage transactions.

We assist our clients as they structure and negotiate their projects, and we strive to creatively and effectively overcome any obstacles which arise during the course of a transaction. Our lawyers work hard to resolve all problems or disputes, and work closely with engineers, architects and other consultants to ensure our clients’ success. We pride ourselves on thinking “outside the legal box” and adopt a practical, business approach to best serve and protect our clients.

Areas of our Commercial Real Estate practice include:

  • Acquisitions and Dispositions
  • Commercial and Residential Land Development
  • Condominium Development and Sales
  • Re-Zoning & Minor Variance Applications
  • Construction Contracts
  • Commercial, Retail and Industrial Leasing
  • Property Tax Appeals, RFR’s and Rebates
  • Condominium Administration
  • Conveyancing in Insolvency and Receivership Proceedings
  • Builder Sales
  • Land Use Planning
  • Severance and Consent Applications
  • Expropriations
  • Joint Ventures
  • Real Estate Financing
  • Mortgage Enforcement
  • Real Estate Disputes
  • LEED Compliant Developments
  • Contaminated Lands & Brownfields


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Peter Campbell, BDO Canada LLP