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Laura Smith *

Partner Fasken
Jurisdiction British Columbia, 2013
Language(s) English
Office(s) Vancouver
*Law Corporation


Laura Smith is a member of Fasken’s Real Estate Law and Banking & Finance practice groups in Vancouver, focusing on acquisitions and dispositions, commercial leasing, real estate development and lending.

Laura has a range of experience in real property matters and has acted for clients in a range of commercial real estate transactions. Laura also acts for lenders and borrowers in secured financing transactions, including syndicated loan transactions. 


Client Work

  • Apply Digital receives growth investment from Interlock Equity,
  • Keltic Canada Development Co. Ltd. acquires Brighouse West Business Park in C$300 million transaction,
  • Purchase by Newell Brothers Investment 2 Corp. and Newell Capital Corporation from Landec Corporation of a US$45.1 million interest in Windset Holdings 2010 Ltd.,
  • Emil Anderson Maintenance Co. Ltd. to assume highway maintenance in the Skeena region,
  • PDFTron receives private equity investment from Silversmith Capital Partners,
  • Haro & Thurlow Acquisition acquires one of the largest strata liquidations ever completed in British Columbia,
  • Ivanhoe Cambridge sells interest in leading shopping centre in Western Canada,
  • GM Resorts finalizes Grouse Mountain acquisition,
  • Trellis Senior Services awarded three long-term care service contracts by Vancouver Coastal Health Authority,

Career & Education


  • JD University of British Columbia
  • BA (with Distinction), Psychology University of British Columbia

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Member, Canadian Bar Association (2012-present)
  • Member, Vancouver Bar Association (2012-present)
  • Member, Law Society of British Columbia (2011-present)


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