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Canada 2023
Alberta Real Estate
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Band 2

4 Ranked Lawyers

About

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As Canada's largest commercial real estate practice, we close more deals than any other firm
We love a challenge and we excel at advising you on all of your real estate matters, whether acquiring an entire portfolio of properties, selling a single property, forming a real estate investment fund, supporting the development of a large project, negotiating a complex lease agreement, or refinancing a loan.

Consistently ranked as the country’s #1 real estate law practice, our Real Property & Planning Group helps you jump on opportunities and conquer obstacles as they arise. Our lawyers’ breadth of knowledge of the Canadian commercial real estate market is unsurpassed, enabling us to advise you on the complete spectrum of commercial real estate transactions, including acquisitions and dispositions, leasing, financing, development and municipal properties across Canada.

Working to be your trusted real estate partner
As your advisor, we use innovative and collaborative strategies to reach practical and timely solutions. With offices across Canada, we can ensure that you quickly and efficiently capitalize on opportunities whenever and wherever they arise, whether locally, nationally or internationally.

Chambers Review

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Real Estate - Alberta
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Band 2
What the team is known for

McCarthy Tétrault advises significant national and international clients on high-value real estate transactions. The real property and planning department in Calgary is well regarded for its track record advising on acquisitions, dispositions and leasing matters, with further capabilities in real estate financing and development. It acts on mandates across industry sectors, including industrial, retail and residential, demonstrating further expertise in real estate funds. The firm also handles related litigation and M&A deals involving multiple provinces.

Work Highlights

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  • A McCarthy Tétrault team, led by Tina Peters, assisted Lithia Motors in leasing mandates in relation to its acquisition of a luxury car dealership chain.

Notable Practitioners

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Stephen Livergant
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Stephen Livergant
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Senior Statespeople

Stephen Livergant is a pre-eminent figure in the real estate market in Alberta. He possesses exceptional experience acting for the full range of stakeholders on transactions, as well as assisting with various ownership structures.
"Stephen consistently delivers excellent service and assists us effectively with a wide range of requirements." "He has a wealth of experience throughout the real estate space."

Olivia Colic
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Olivia Colic
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Band 1

Olivia Colic impresses with her technical skills which contribute to her practice advising on real estate developments, transactions and leasing mandates. She is the firm's regional managing partner for Alberta, and has longstanding experience advising a range of stakeholders involved in real estate developments in the province.
"Olivia has helped us manage a variety of complex transactions and has always been responsive and attentive." "Her drafting and organisation is top notch - she is very pragmatic and thorough."

Mark Christensen
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Mark Christensen
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Band 2

Mark Christensen is the head of the Alberta real estate group at the firm and continues to grow his reputation in the market. He is routinely engaged on real estate financing transactions in the sector.

Tina Peters
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Tina Peters
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Up and Coming

Tina Peters is an up-and-coming real estate lawyer in Calgary who garners appreciation from commentators for her style and approach to acquisitions, dispositions and financings. She also possesses knowledge of leasing matters.

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Stephen Livergant
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Stephen Livergant
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Senior Statespeople
Olivia Colic
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Olivia Colic
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Band 1
Mark Christensen
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Mark Christensen
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Band 2
Tina Peters
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Tina Peters
U
Up and Coming

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