Kristian is a member of the firm’s Real Estate Group. His practice focuses on acquisitions and dispositions of commercial real estate, leasing and development work, and financings on behalf of both lenders and borrowers. His clients span multiple sectors and include REITs, developers, and companies and individuals with real estate interests.
Kristian is driven by the fast pace, challenges and continual changes of the real estate industry. He provides clients with a creative and practical approach to navigating the complexities of real estate transactions.
Kristian’s diverse background includes an internship at the Legislative Assembly of British Columbia and a two-year stint as a Director of the British Columbia Chapter of the Federation of Asian Canadian Lawyers.
Awards & Recognition
Recognized in The Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in Canada for his expertise in Real Estate Law
Canadian Bar Association (BC) (Banking Subsection)
Canadian Bar Association (BC) (Real Estate Section)
Law Society of British Columbia
Federation of Asian Canadian Lawyers (British Columbia)
St. Thomas More Catholic Lawyers Guild (British Columbia)
Director, Collingwood Neighbourhood House
Represented Allied Properties Real Estate Investment Trust, a leading operator of distinctive urban workspace in Canada’s major cities, in the sale of its network-dense urban datacentre portfolio to Japanese telecommunications provider KDDI Corporation for $1.35 billion.
Represented Delta Consulting Group in connection with the acquisition of Froese Forensic Partners.
Selected Speaking Engagements
Panellist, “Commercial Leasing Case Law Update,” Pacific Business & Law Institute (PBLI) Commercial Leasing Conference, May 2022