Leslie advises clients as a member of the Lending / Insolvency and Commercial Real Estate groups. She is regularly recognized for her expertise, and frequently contributes to a number of publications related to her areas of practice. Leslie enjoys helping her clients navigate complex issues, and endeavors to find practical solutions to get the deal done.
Leslie works with lenders, real estate investors and developers, landlords, and tenants. She has particular experience advising on:
- Financing transactions: preparation and negotiation of credit agreements, facility letters, loan agreements, and security documents for construction loans, term loans, operating facilities and equipment leasing transactions for local and cross-border transactions
- Real estate transactions: acquisitions and dispositions, including structuring forms of ownership; leasing; financing; land assemblies, subdivisions and developments (office, retail, hotel, residential)