Ave Bross is an associate in our Real Estate & Development Group. His practice focuses on all aspects of commercial real estate including project development, acquisitions and dispositions, leasing and secured lending. In addition to commercial real estate, Ave’s practice also includes work in the field of esports and sports and entertainment. Prior to joining Cassels Brock as an associate, Ave was both a summer and articling student at the firm. During this time, he gained valuable experience assisting with a variety of corporate transactions.
Ave graduated from the J.D. program at Queen's University in 2018. In his final year at Queen’s, Ave was awarded the Queen’s Law Prize in Fiduciary Obligation for achieving top standing in his Fiduciary Obligation class. While obtaining his degree, Ave was an active member in the Queen's University community, working as Vice President of the Queen's Sports and Entertainment Law Society and as an assistant coach for the Queen's Men's Varsity Basketball Team.
Prior to studying law, Ave graduated with a Bachelor of Arts from McGill University. He is a four-year Varsity Athlete and served as the captain for the McGill Men's Varsity Basketball Team. During his undergraduate studies, Ave became a member of the Principal's Student-Athlete Academic Honour Roll and was awarded as a two-time Academic All Canadian. He also received the C A Brodie Brockwell Prize and Max and Jennie Schwartz Award for academic excellence.