Known for his experience and strategic insight, 约翰 provides clients with the resolutions to their most challenging transactions.
约翰 is a partner in our 多伦多 office. Recognized for his in-depth market knowledge and seasoned expertise, he maintains a commercial real estate practice covering all aspects of real estate transactions, including large- and mid-scale secured financing, securitizations, construction contracts, asset management and development agreements, joint ventures, operating contracts, leasing, and licensing.
Widely considered to be a leader in his field, 约翰 acts for a broad range of clients in complex, large-scale transactions. Clients value his creativity, entrepreneurial approach, and ability to capitalize on opportunities and mitigate obstacles quickly and effectively. As the first call for clients requiring comprehensive guidance for sophisticated real estate matters, 约翰 leverages his decades of experience to negotiate, structure, and close deals on time and on budget.
Some of 约翰’s recent transactions include:
- 代表Slate Asset Management就以11.4亿美元向Cominar REIT购买97个房地产投资组合提供法律服务。
- 代表买方在Bay Adelaide Center East and West（850MM加元）和相关债券融资（450MM加元）中拥有50％的权益。
- Acted on behalf of Royal Bank of Canada in respect of C$250MM loans relating to RioCan-HBC Limited 伙伴ship in respect of two properties leased to Hudson’s Bay Company located in Montreal and Ottawa and related securitization.
- Acted for Slate Office REIT in respect of its sale of 25% undivided interest in six office properties located in the Greater 多伦多 Area and related financings.
- 代表新斯科舍省银行和银团向StorageVault Canada Inc.提供320百万加元的信贷额度，用于购买投资组合。
约翰 earned his LLB from the 维多利亚大学 and was called to the Ontario bar in 1997.
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