Dana Porter is a partner in the Real Estate Group. He also practices in the Project Development & Finance, Financial Products & Services and Restructuring & Insolvency Groups, and is a former member of the Management Committee in the Toronto office.
Dana’s practice includes most aspects of commercial real estate, with an emphasis on acquisition and financing of income properties, structured and project finance, public-private partnerships and other public sector transactions. He represents a number of institutional investors, lenders and advisors, both domestic and international, as well as public sector entities and private sector suppliers of services and materials to the public sector.
Dana is a member of the Canadian Council for Public-Private Partnerships (CCPPP) and the National Association of Industrial, Office and Retail Properties (NAIOP), and has served as a director or officer of a number of for-profit corporations. He was an instructor in the Real Property Section of the Law Society of Ontario’s Bar Admission Course and has been a lecturer for the Law Society of Ontario and the Canadian Bar Association.
Dana is currently an Advisor to the Georgian Bay Land Trust, a member organization of the Ontario Land Trust Alliance.