Christina is a Partner in the Commercial Leasing Group specializing in all aspects of commercial leasing (including retail, office, and industrial) and related practice areas including development agreements for rooftop solar leases/licenses, telecommunications license agreements, and tenancy matters. Christina is recognized by Best Lawyers in Canada and the Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory as one of Canada's leading lawyers in the area of Property Leasing Law.
Christina has expertise in sophisticated and volume leasing for major developers, and in managing and coordinating major lease-related projects, including due diligence lease reviews on behalf of purchasers and lenders and in sale/leaseback transactions. She has the distinct pleasure of acting for national property managers, international retailers, national banks, developers, landlords, tenants, franchisors, and franchisees.
With Christina, clients understand that nothing is missed. She prides herself on coming up with creative compromises, rather than road blocks, to ensure deals are completed in a timely fashion.
Christina is passionate about the CREW Network Foundation, the philanthropic arm of CREW Network. It is the only foundation in North America that dedicates its resources solely towards advancing women in the commercial real estate industry. After her two-year tenure (2015-2016) on the leadership of the CREW Network Foundation as a Champion Director; she is now pleased to be on the (Canadian) sub-committee for 2017-2018.