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Real Estate and Corporate Lawyer in Vancouver, Sergio Custodio

Sergio C. Custodio *

Partner | Co-Leader, Real Estate Law Fasken
I believe in maintaining a steadfast focus on the fundamental business objectives of clients throughout the transaction. This, and providing practical advice, gets clients where they need to go.
Jurisdiction British Columbia, 2002
Language(s) English
Office(s) Vancouver

Sergio Custodio advises clients on a broad range of business matters, with a focus on real estate, commercial transactions, and infrastructure.

Sergio is Co-Leader of the Firm’s National Real Estate Law group, and Leader of the Real Estate Law group in Vancouver. Sergio is sought out for his ability to consistently close even the most complicated and fast-paced transactions from acquisitions, dispositions, and financings, to development, investment structures, and project agreements.

Understanding specialized industry

Sergio provides general counsel and transactional advice to a wide variety of clients participating in diverse and often specialized and complex industry sectors including: transportation, hospitality, healthcare, education, technology, and liquefied natural gas (LNG).

Prior to joining the firm in 2009, Sergio practised law as in-house counsel for the Vancouver International Airport Authority (YVR), a private airport authority that manages one of Canada's busiest airports. Executives and entrepreneurs count on Sergio to understand what it takes to keep them at the top of their game. They also rely on him to provide the tactical guidance that only experience working in a business can bring. This allows him to effectively advise on business matters, including those intersecting private business and governments.

  • Recognized for Real Estate Law, The Best Lawyers in Canada 2019 to 2020
  • Property Leasing, Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory 2019
  • Lawyer to Watch, Lexpert® Guide to the Leading US/Canada Cross-Border Corporate Lawyers 2016
2019 Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory Property Leasing Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory 2019 for Property Leasing
2016 Lexpert® Guide to the Leading US/Canada Cross-Border Corporate Lawyers Lawyer to Watch Lexpert Guide to the Leading US/Canada Cross-Border Corporate Lawyers in Canada 2016


  • LLB Queen's University
  • BA, Political Science University of British Columbia

Community involvement

Book Real Estate Financing - Annotated Precedents
Book Real Estate Practice Manual Continuing Legal Education Society of British Columbia
Real Estate Fundamentals for Lawyers Course Co-Chair, The Continuing Legal Education Society of British Columbia
The Art of the Deal: Avoiding Common Pitfalls in a Lease Deal Vancouver Real Estate Leasing Conference location location Vancouver
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