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Melissa Schyven

Toronto, Canada Canada Guide 2022 Ranked in 2 departments
Ranked in : Real EstateHospitality
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Real Estate - Ontario

Band 4

Melissa Schyven is an increasingly prominent lawyer in the Ontario real estate market. She is singled out for her work on hotel and resort developments, with further experience advising on residential projects.
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Hospitality - Nationwide - Canada

Band 3

Melissa Schyven in Toronto routinely acts as counsel to hospitality clients as part of her broader real estate practice, with a strong track record in the acquisition and financing of hotels.
"Melissa is a superior lawyer with deep expertise in complex legal matters, in  particular real estate. Melissa provides sound legal advice, is patient and able to articulate complex legal issues in a non-legalised way, so we can understand these concepts better."
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Melissa Schyven is a partner in the Real Estate Group. She is also a member of the Banking & Finance and Energy - Power Groups, and serves on the Associates’ Committee in the Toronto office. Melissa is former Chair of the Education Committee in the Toronto office.

Melissa’s practice focuses on commercial real estate, including acquisitions, dispositions, commercial leasing and related matters, as well as a variety of banking transactions with a particular emphasis on project finance and acquisition finance. She has had frequent involvement in transactions involving large real property portfolios, the hospitality sector, REITs, and the retail sector. In addition, Melissa acts for developers and lenders with respect to power generation matters including renewable energy.

Melissa is a member of the Law Society of Ontario and the Ontario Bar Association. She is also a member of the Toronto chapter of Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW).

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Melissa Schyven

Stikeman Elliott LLP

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