Leanne is a seasoned commercial and real estate transactions lawyer with extensive experience handling acquisitions, development projects, leasing, and municipal approvals.
At Caravel Law, Leanne focuses on commercial matters with an industrial and retail focus including acquisitions, dispositions, leasing, franchising, development work, and municipal approvals.
Her clients have included Amerisource Bergen, the City of Guelph, FedEx Office, and Choice Properties REIT.
Leanne has extensive experience in handling the negotiation and drafting of commercial real estate transactional documents, financing agreements, and security documents for both lenders and borrowers. She also has prepared legal opinions relating to development and approval matters for developers and municipalities.
Previously, as in-house legal counsel, Leanne has had carriage and management oversight of the legal functions related to grocery store development, including real estate acquisitions, leasing, municipal approval processes, and construction projects. She was responsible for negotiating and drafting complex commercial real estate agreements, including anchor tenant and big-box retail leases.
Loblaw Properties Limited
Borden & Elliot (Now BLG)
Osgoode Hall Law School, LL.B. (1993)
University of Toronto (1988-1990)