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Neill J. Kalvin B.A. Hons., LL.B.

Neill is a commercial transactions specialist. Neill has expertise negotiating and structuring complex real estate transactions including acquisitions, dispositions, financing and development, joint ventures and limited partnerships.

Neill represents a broad cross-section of the real estate community including real estate advisors and asset managers, private equity funds, public and private international investors, entrepreneurial investors and developers. During the course of his career Neill has advised on several billion dollars’ worth of real estate transactions for a variety of real estate investment portfolios.

Clients appreciate Neill’s pragmatic style, attention to detail and responsiveness. He provides an exceptional level of service and care, working tirelessly to achieve the best outcome for his clients. Neill's approach allows his clients to focus on the business of real estate with confidence, knowing he has their legal back covered. 

Neill's prior experience includes practicing at a prestigious law firm in New York City and working in-house for a venture capital firm focusing on developing green technologies. 

Outside of his law practice, Neill volunteers his time and knowledge as a member of the Board of Directors of the Museum of Contemporary Art, Toronto, Canada (MOCA).  He is a member and former Chair of MOCA's Building Committee, a member of MOCA's Governance and HR Committee.  His hobbies include golf, and working to rescue and rehabilitate abandoned animals.


Core Expertise

  • Commercial Lending
  • Development
  • Leasing & Property Management
  • Real Estate Advisory Services
  • Corporations
  • Entrepreneurial Investors and Developers


  • Law Society of Upper Canada
  • American Bar Association
  • Canadian Bar Association
  • International Council of Shopping Centers, Member
  • NAIOP Commercial Real Estate Development Association, Member

Community Involvement

  • Board of Directors of the Museum of Contemporary Art, Toronto, Canada (MOCA); member and past Chair of MOCA's Building Committee; member of MOCA's Governance and HR Committee


Lynda Marnicki
T. 416.868.1080 ext. 532


  • University of Western Ontario, LL.B., 1990
  • University of Toronto, Hons. B.A. (History & International Relations), 1986


  • Admitted to the Ontario Bar, 1993
  • Admitted to the New York State Bar, 1991


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