Julie is a partner in the Real Estate Group in our Toronto office, practising primarily in the area of commercial leasing. She is the co-chair of Dentons Canadian Region Retail Sector Group.
Julie works with developers, landlords and tenants to draft and negotiate commercial leases and all related documentation as well as advising on related issues such as default, termination and relief from forfeiture. She has extensive experience with due diligence lease reviews in connection with retail chain acquisitions and shopping centre, office and industrial building dispositions and acquisitions.
Julie is a frequent contributor to legal publications on commercial leasing topics. Julie is also a regular presenter at various industry and legal events, including the Ontario Bar Association, the Law Society of Upper Canada and the International Council of Shopping Centers Law Conference. She has been named co-chair of the ICSC Canadian Law Conference for 2015 and 2016.