Zale Skolnik

Associate Admitted to the Ontario Bar: 2015

As a member of the firm's Real Estate Group, Zale advises clients on all aspects of commercial real estate law, including acquisitions and dispositions, financing, leasing and development. Zale is a natural problem solver who uses a personal approach to gain a comprehensive understanding of his clients' needs. His friendly nature combined with his practical business sense allows him to achieve optimal results for clients through balanced negotiations and positive working relationships.

Zale acts for a broad range of clients, including real estate advisors, asset managers, private equity funds, public and private international investors, entrepreneurial investors, developers and REITs. His extensive experience allows him to see issues from all sides of a transaction and provide strategic solutions to meet his clients’ goals.

Professional Involvement


  • Canadian Bar Association
  • International Council of Shopping Centers
  • Law Society of Ontario
  • Ontario Bar Association

Community Involvement 

  • Musicounts, Advisory Committee
  • Alpine Club of Canada, Governance Committee (former)


  • JD, Queen's University, 2014
  • University of Hong Kong, 2013
  • BA (Hons.), University of Western Ontario, 2011 (Gold Medallist)