Calgary (July 15, 2019) — Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG) welcomes Aaron Bowler, who joined the firm as a partner in its Commercial Real Estate practice. Aaron will be based in BLG's Calgary office.

Aaron brings significant experience in all aspects of commercial real estate transactions, including large scale acquisitions and dispositions, financings, developments, restructurings and securitizations, across a wide range of asset classes and clients, including institutional investors, REITs and public sector clients. He also has considerable commercial leasing and project development experience. Aaron has particular expertise in real estate and regulatory rail matters, which is a unique skill set in Canada.

"Aaron has a broad range of knowledge and experience within the commercial real estate sector that will further complement our Calgary and national commercial real esate teams," said Stephen Redican, national group head of Specialized Business Law. "He has a sophisticated understanding of all aspects of commercial real estate, which will be of significant benefit to our clients. His rail regulatory experience will be of particular assistance to our broad base of railway and rail customer clients."

Prior to joining BLG, Aaron was a partner at a national law firm, where he focused his practice on commercial real estate transactions and rail related matters.

BLG's Commercial Real Estate Group is at the forefront of some of Canada's largest real estate transactions, developments and financings. Our lawyers work seamlessly across the country for national and regional clients, bringing experience to all types of real estate matters, and across all asset classes. As a part of Canada's Law Firm, we bring sophisticated, multi-faceted and results-oriented advice to solve our clients' business challenges.

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