Tom Kapsales is a partner in the Real Estate Group.
His practice includes all aspects of commercial real estate and clients include corporate, partnership, trust, government, non-profit and individual entities.
Tom advises on financings, acquisitions and sales, title, subdivision and condominium issues and provides strategic transaction, negotiation and structuring advice. He also advises on liens, security enforcement and the arbitration or mediation of disputes. Tom’s participation in real estate transactions often includes widespread work relating to title deficiencies, competing third party rights, zoning, permit, subdivision, construction and legal and regulatory compliance issues.
Tom’s leasing practice involves both landlords and tenants and includes rights and remedies. His leasing transactions have been nominated for awards: two were finalists for NAIOP’s prestigious real estate excellence award, and one of Tom’s transactions won Best Office Lease of the Year honours. Tom’s experience includes acting as internal general counsel for one of Canada’s largest community shopping mall ownership enterprises.
Among other credentials, Tom has a Certificate in Mining Law from Osgoode Hall Law School and he provides counsel on mining and mineral rights and related project work.