Darren Donnelly is a partner of the firm and Chair of the Commercial Real Estate Group.
Darren has direct experience with a variety of real estate development issues and circumstances including major rezonings, mixed-use developments, strata titled hotel offerings, air space subdivision, builders liens, amalgamation and deemed destruction of strata corporations, seniors housing, water lots, local and international marketing of British Columbia projects, urban and rural bare-land subdivision, insolvency and public-private partnerships. He also acts frequently on commercial real estate transactions including the purchase, sale and financing of office, retail, apartment and hotel properties, on behalf of a range of owners, from individuals and syndications to institutional investors.
As Chair of the firm's Commercial Real Estate Group, Darren led the development of CWRealEstate.ca (formerly known as BCRELinks.com), a valuable resource and service for the local real estate industry.
Darren appears in the current Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory, a guide to the leading law firms and practitioners in Canada, as a leading lawyer in the area of property development. He has also been recognized as one of the Best Lawyers in Canada for Real Estate Law. He obtained his Bachelor of Laws degree from the University of British Columbia in 1986, and a Bachelor of Commerce degree in 1985.