Calvin Lantz is a partner and head of the Municipal & Land Use Group in the Toronto Real Estate Department of Stikeman Elliott.
Calvin is a Certified Specialist in Municipal Law (Land Use Planning and Development) by the Law Society of Ontario. He appears before administrative Boards and approval bodies and agencies, including Local Planning Appeal Tribunal, Committees of Adjustment, Land Division Committees, various Municipal Councils and Committees.
Calvin represents a broad range of residential, commercial, industrial and institutional clients. He secures municipal approvals for official plan and zoning by-law amendments, consents to sever lands, minor variances, subdivision and site plan approvals, condominium conversions, building and demolition permits, and other related municipal and provincial approvals that are necessary for land development.
Calvin contributes at municipal law and land use planning events and seminars. He is a member of the Building Industry and Land Development Association (BILD), Canadian Urban Institute (CUI), Urban Land Institute (ULI), the Hamilton-Halton Home Builders’ Association (HHHBA) and the Land Economics Society- Simcoe Chapter (LAI). He is also a member of the Law Society of Alberta, Canadian Bar Association (Municipal Law section of the Ontario Bar Association), and the Law Society of Ontario.