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George A. (Bunk) Robertson || Partner

George A. (Bunk) Robertson

George A. (Bunk) Robertson has practiced commercial real estate law for over thirty years.  His practice is concentrated in secured lending, real property acquisitions and dispositions, and co-ownership and limited partnership joint venture transactions for pension funds, insurance companies, asset managers and other institutional investors.

Education and Year of Call

  • Called to the Ontario Bar – 1975
  • University of Toronto, JD – 1973
  • McGill University, B.Sc – 1968

Associations (past or present)

  • The Nekabong Hunting and Fishing Club

Representative Transactions

  • Acted for a major Canadian pension plan and an international development corporation in more than 20 real estate joint ventures over 15 years structured as either co-ownerships or limited partnerships or a combination thereof, involving large retail shopping centres and mixed use projects in several Provinces.
  • Acted on behalf of several major pension funds in the acquisition (pursuant to a restructure in co-operation with the owner/developer) of a 50% interest in a limited partnership investment in the early development and construction stage of a nine figure office building project. (2012)
  • Acted for an institutional lender in respect of a first, second and third mortgage cross-defaulted loan totaling over 35 million dollars on a multi-phased retail shopping centre development. (2011)
  • Represented an asset manager representing two major pension funds on the land acquisition, lease-back, development and financing of a design-build nuclear support building project for Ontario Power Generation Inc. (2005)
Contact

garobertson@brclaw.com
416.601.1991 ext. 2023