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Recognized for Real Estate Expertise Nationwide
“Widely recognised as a pre-eminent real estate firm in Québec, with a strong presence in Ontario and British Columbia. Well respected for its experience of infrastructure project development, major financing mandates and high-value transactions, as well as commercial leasing. Regularly acts for pension funds, financial institutions, resources firms and hotel industry clients.”

- Chambers Canada (2017)
Seven Real Estate Lawyers Named Among “Lawyers of the Year”
Seven real estate lawyers were included in the 11th Edition of The Best Lawyers in Canada, the oldest and one of the most highly-respected peer review guides to the legal profession worldwide.
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“The ‘well-staffed, proactive and engaged team’ also includes ‘very strong’ senior real estate partner Martin Emmons and Andrea Centa, who has ‘good knowledge of issues and the industry’; both are based in Toronto.”

Legal 500 Canada (2017)
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“Large and highly regarded real estate team in Montréal with deep and broad experience in the sector. Widely lauded for its leading financing expertise, the firm regularly acts for banks and institutional investors in connection with various major real estate and construction projects.”

- Chambers Canada (2017)

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Why work with Fasken Martineau's Real Estate Group?

We are a team of committed and creative professionals who specialize in all matters of real estate investments and transactions with a focus on getting the deal done. We work to find creative solutions to our clients' challenges and achieve their objectives in the most efficient way possible.

We are dedicated to making transactions happen. We understand the business of real estate from the inside out, and many of our lawyers have in-house experience, giving us the unique perspective of seeing and understanding the world the way our clients do.

We work on the most sophisticated projects while delivering seamless service. With the depth of expertise from Fasken Martineau's global network of professionals and offices, we offer a full complement of services to fulfill all of our clients' needs. We provide sound, strategic advice in the areas of tax, corporate structures, corporate finance, labour relations, litigation and in other matters.

Our team of seasoned experts assists clients with all of their commercial real estate needs, including in the key areas of our expertise listed below.

Our Clients

We act for major real estate investors and developers; pension funds; financial institutions and lenders; Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs); real estate investment funds and institutional investors; private equity funds and sponsors; insurance companies; crown corporations and public and quasi-public entities; office and retail landlords; major tenants; builders, owners and managers of hospitality properties; and developers of commercial, multi-residential, mixed-use, industrial and office properties.

Our team frequently offers clients the opportunity to have Fasken Martineau lawyers work on secondments with them. This benefits both the client and our team by building relationships, fostering a better understanding of our clients' business and challenges, and creating well-rounded lawyers who are also precise and practical professionals.

We are passionate about investing in the future. We encourage start-up companies, whether as owners, investors, operators or developers, and also work with existing blue chip investors and development companies.

Our Expertise

Primary Contacts

Chair
+1 514 397 7501
Co-Leader
+1 604 631 3266
Co-Leader
+1 416 868 3348
Co-Leader
+1 514 397 4348
+1 418 640 2069
+27 11 586 6073