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Real Estate: Zoning/Land Use | Canada

Québec

Zoning and land use specialists often form an identifiable category. They perform an important role in major developments, advising on zoning regulations and municipal restrictions used by some cities to control development within their borders. Easement and eminent domain (or condemnation) is also covered.

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Band 1
  1. De Grandpré Chait
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    De Grandpré Chait
    Real Estate: Zoning/Land Use
    2024 | Band 1 | 7 Years Ranked
    De Grandpré Chait is a highly regarded Québec-based law firm with specialised real estate expertise. The team represents significant private and public clients in the retail, residential and industrial sectors, with notable experience assisting with shopping centre and hotel developments, acquisitions, leasings and facilities expansions. It is further equipped to handle construction lending and other financing mandates. The firm is particularly well known for its work on significant transactions in the mid-market, as well as acting for national and international clients in the space. It is also esteemed for its land use planning and municipal law practice, acting exclusively for private sector clients on expropriations, rezoning and development approvals.
  2. Bélanger Sauvé
    Real Estate: Zoning/Land Use
    2024 | Band 1
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Band 2
  1. BCF LLP
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    BCF LLP
    Real Estate: Zoning/Land Use
    2024 | Band 2 | 1 Years Ranked
    BCF handles a range of contentious zoning and land use mandates, including expropriation cases, damage claims and annulment proceedings. The team acts on behalf of private individuals, promoters and construction companies.
  2. Fasken
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    Fasken
    Real Estate: Zoning/Land Use
    2024 | Band 2 | 1 Years Ranked
    Fasken operates a large and trusted real estate team in Montréal and Québec City with deep and broad experience in the sector. The firm is widely lauded for its leading financing expertise, and its lawyers regularly structure complex lending agreements for banks and institutional investors in connection with major real estate and construction projects. The team also advises on major real estate transactions including sale-leasebacks and joint venture developments, and operates an active commercial leasing practice. It frequently acts for clients throughout the real estate industry on condominium, retail and office developments. The lawyers additionally assist with zoning and expropriation cases.