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Rachel Puma

Rachel provides advice on all primary areas of commercial real estate law, including leasing, acquisitions, dispositions, financing and development.

Prior to law school, Rachel earned a Bachelor of Arts (Hons.) degree from Queen’s University in 2015. Rachel received her J.D. from the University of Toronto Law School and was called to the Ontario Bar in 2019.

Rachel has represented clients in all primary areas of commercial real estate, from Financial Institutions in significant financing transactions, to small local business landlords or tenants, and everywhere in between. Recently, Rachel was instrumental in closing a $200 Million Sale Transaction for a portfolio of residential apartment buildings in Toronto, Ontario.

Rachel's practical solutions and business-minded approach to transactions and client servicing makes her an asset on any transaction.

Outside of the office, Rachel is passionate about travelling and being immersed in different cultures, having lived abroad a number of times: in Italy, England and Hong Kong, and continuing her travels when the opportunities arise.


Law Society of Ontario
Ontario Bar Association
Toronto Commercial Real Estate Women (TCREW) 
CREW Network Multi-family Council (CREW North American Network)
yBILD Member

Community Involvement

Standard Toronto Condominium Corporation No. 1628 – Director 

Publications & Presentations

LSO Commercial Real Estate Transactions 2021 Webinar: speaking on "How to Treat Adjustments in Commercial Transactions in the New Normal: Adjustments in the Pandemic and Post-Pandemic World"

Notable Cases and Transactions


Arlene Simmons
T. 416.868.1080 ext. 825


2018 Juris Doctorate (JD), University of Toronto

2017 Hong Kong University

2015 Bachelor of Arts, Queen’s University

2013 Bader International Study Centre, Herstmonceux Castle, England

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