Structuring Complex Transactions

REAL ESTATE - Structuring Complex Transactions

We are known for our ability to negotiate and structure complex real estate transactions including the tax implications of various ownership structures. Our lawyers have leading-edge experience with general partnerships and limited partnerships, as well as shareholder arrangements, real estate investment trusts, and other joint ownership structures.

Some of our most significant transactions include:

  • negotiating and drafting agreements between private developers and municipalities on the redevelopment of former railway lands and Union Station in Toronto.

  • negotiating and drafting agreements for major sports and entertainment complexes in Toronto, Guelph and London, Ontario.

  • advising owners and tenants of shopping centres on leasing, merchants associations, operating agreements, zoning, building permits, easement and utility agreements, and all matters necessary for the operation of shopping centres.