Aug 2, 2023
Osler is pleased to welcome Stefan Fews to the firm’s Real Estate practice group as a partner based in Montréal.
Stefan’s practice focuses on commercial real estate law, secured financing transactions and joint ventures. He has significant experience in the acquisition, financing, leasing and development of shopping centres, office towers, seniors’ residences, hotels and other major real estate assets. Stefan advises clients including REITs, pension funds and other institutional investors in the negotiation and structuring of partnerships, corporations and other business entities established for the purposes of real estate transactions in Canada and internationally.
Stefan is consistently ranked as one of Canada’s top real estate lawyers by Chambers Canada, The Legal 500, Who’s Who Legal and other industry publications. In 2022, Best Lawyers in Canada named Stefan Montréal’s “Lawyer of the Year” in Real Estate. He has also been recognized as a leading lawyer by Lexpert in infrastructure, mining, cannabis and agribusiness.
“We are thrilled to welcome Stefan and his invaluable commercial real estate expertise to our team,” says Sandra Abitan, Managing Partner of Osler’s Montréal office. “His impressive track record in all aspects of complex real estate transactions speaks for itself and will greatly enrich our firm’s service offerings to our clients with real estate interests in Québec and across Canada.”