WeirFoulds is delighted to announce that Peter Gross has joined the firm as a Partner in our Municipal, Planning and Land Development Practice Group, effective June 1, 2021.
Peter is recognized by the Law Society of Ontario as a Certified Specialist in Municipal Law: Planning and Development and by Best Lawyers in Canada as a leading lawyer in Municipal Law, 2021. He represents a range of municipalities and developers across Ontario and provides strategic and practical advice helping clients navigate complex development approval processes and obtain timely and cost-effective results.
“Peter is a well known and very accomplished municipal lawyer and his addition will further strengthen one of our firm’s leading practice areas,” says Wayne Egan, Managing Partner, “We are thrilled to have another Partner of his calibre join our team and contribute to the knowledgeable legal advice and top-notch service that has come to be expected by our clients and peers.”
Peter routinely works with teams of planning and technical experts to ensure that development applications satisfy the requirements of the Province’s policy-led planning regime, regulatory requirements, and all applicable legislation. Peter also liaises with municipal staff to proactively resolve issues and facilitate submission and processing of development applications.
WeirFoulds has one of the pre-eminent municipal and land use planning practices in Ontario and we are happy to welcome Peter to this highly skilled team.