Alain Lalonde is a partner and the head of the Business Law Group of the firm's Montréal office, where he sits on the office's Management Committee. He has been practising in the real estate area for more than 25 years.
In the course of his career, Alain has developed expertise in real estate financing; securitization; acquisitions and sales of individual properties and portfolios; land and project developments and commercial leasing. He has acted for numerous financial institutions, insurance companies, real estate owners and land developers. He also advises oil companies and telecommunication companies in the real estate sector on a wide range of legal issues related to their major projects. Alain also coordinates the work of the office's notaries and real estate paralegals.
Alain acts for mining companies and has developed expertise in mining title opinions. He also advises railway companies with regard to real estate and regulatory matters.