Commercial Real Estate

When the stakes are high, top real estate players across Canada and the US turn to our team. Our sights are always on the deal as we fearlessly tackle issues and negotiate agreements that work.

Complex transactions involving significant properties and portfolios call for a team with broad expertise in tax, mergers and acquisitions, project finance, capital markets and environmental law. Whatever kind of challenge you’re taking on – acquisition, disposition, joint venture, financing, construction and development, or creating a REIT – you can count on us for agility and speed, grounded in deep experience.

We’ve forged long-standing relationships with many of the largest and most sophisticated institutional real estate investors and developers. And we advise most of the country’s largest pension funds and institutional investors, both domestically and internationally. Immersing ourselves in your issues, we make complicated legal situations clear, pay close attention to the details and help you build a sound strategy for what comes next.

Representative Work

Groupe Montoni, 2020

Acted for Groupe Montoni in the $88-million sale to Summit Industrial Income REIT of its interest in a portfolio of 11 industrial properties located across Québec. In a related agreement, acted for Groupe Montoni in its acquisition of a 50% interest in a large office building for a purchase price of $5.8 million.

Kesmat Investments Inc. and Mirlaw Investments Ltd., 2020

Acted for Kesmat Investments Inc. and Mirlaw Investments Ltd. in their sale of a portfolio of eight industrial properties located in the greater Montréal area.