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					          2007 CANADIAN SHOPPING CENTRE LAW CONFERENCE
                                                            The Sutton Place Hotel
                                                                       March 1 – 2


•   SHARON ADDISON is a partner in the Toronto law firm of McLean & Kerr LLP and practices
    in the firm's commercial litigation group. She has considerable expertise and experience with
    commercial landlord and tenant matters including lease default remedies, CCAA and BIA
    proceedings, lease interpretation, injunctive relief and construction law. She has been a
    guest lecturer for The Canadian Bar Association, Federated Press, Law Society of Upper
    Canada, Toronto CREW and Ontario Bar Association. Ms. Addison has conducted and
    participated in previous ICSC Law Conferences as a panelist. She is also a frequent
    contributor to The Shopping Centre Newsletter – Leasing Law Column. Ms. Addison is a
    member of the Canadian Bar Association, the International Council of Shopping Centres,
    Toronto Commercial Real Estate Women and the National Association of Industrial Office
    Properties.


•   RONALD M. AUCLAIR has been a member of the Quebec Bar since 1976 and joined Pouliot
    Mercure (now Miller Thomson Pouliot) in 1989. He graduated from McGill University in
    Montreal with a joint Common Law and Civil Law degree. After several years in private
    practice, he joined an in-house law firm representing one of the major Canadian banks. In
    1980, he returned to private practice, principally in civil and commercial litigation with
    particular emphasis on bankruptcy, insolvency and debtor-creditor relations. He has
    extensive experience before the courts and has pleaded before the Supreme Court of
    Canada. He has given numerous conferences and written various articles on subjects
    related to his fields of expertise. Also, he currently is in charge of articling students and
    student recruitment at the Miller Thomson Pouliot Montreal offices.


•   LEIGH BALGOPAL is Legal Counsel for Sobeys Capital Incorporated, Ontario, practising in
    the areas of commercial leasing, real estate, franchise and corporate commercial law. Prior
    to joining Sobeys in 2005, Ms. Balgopal was in private practice in Toronto with a focus
    primarily on commercial leasing and real estate. She has been involved in a variety of
    leasing matters, including negotiating office space at Rogers Centre and retail leases for
    various tenants across Canada. Ms. Balgopal received her B.A. (Hons) from Trent University
    in 1994, her LL.B. from Osgoode Hall Law School in 1997 and was called to the Ontario Bar
    in 1999.


•   JEANNE BANKA is a partner in the Toronto firm of Daoust Vukovich LLP, a commercial
    leasing law boutique, where she practises exclusively in the area of commercial leasing on
    behalf of landlords and tenants in retail, office and industrial properties. Prior to joining the
    firm, she worked for The Cadillac Fairview Corporation Limited for fifteen years, most recently
    serving as its Vice-President, Legal, from 1991 to 1996, where she oversaw the drafting and
    negotiation of shopping centre and office leases for Cadillac Fairview's Canadian portfolio.
    From 1979 to 1981, she was in-house real estate counsel for Fidinam (Canada) Limited, an
    international real estate investment consulting firm, developer and manager. Ms. Banka is
    listed by Lexpert as a practitioner consistently recommended in the area of Property Leasing
    and is also listed in The Best Lawyers in Canada. Her expertise lies in volume leasing for
    major developers and in managing and coordinating major lease-related projects, including
    due diligence lease reviews on behalf of purchasers and vendors. She speaks and writes on
    commercial leasing matters and is a member of the Board of Directors of Toronto
    Commercial Real Estate Women (Toronto CREW). Ms. Banka graduated from the University
    of Toronto in 1974, Osgoode Hall Law School in 1977 and was called to the Ontario Bar in
    1979.
•   JOHN T. BARNOSKI directs the activities of Shoppers Drug Mart’s Real Estate Services
    group including all aspects of operating cost / CAM mitigation, property tax management,
    lease negotiation of additional rents, as well as managing all the other unglamorous aspects
    of real estate at Shoppers such as redundant property / real estate asset dispositions. Mr.
    Barnoski is a past member of the Executive of many retail tax lobby groups including the Fair
    Assessment Coalition Toronto, the Calgary/Edmonton Retail Property Tax Council and the
    Ontario Speciality Tenants' Tax Coalition. Mr. Barnoski is an expert is real property
    assessment and taxation.


•   KENNETH A. BEALLOR is as a Partner with the law firm of Goodman and Carr LLP in
    Toronto practicing Commercial Real Estate law specializing in all aspects of commercial
    leasing (including retail, office and industrial) and the sale, acquisition and financing of
    commercial property. Mr. Beallor acts for leading national and international retailers,
    developers, landlords and tenants and is recognized by Lexpert as a leading lawyer in
    commercial leasing. Prior to joining Goodman and Carr LLP, Mr. Beallor was Legal Counsel
    for the 2000 plus store Tim Hortons restaurant chain responsible for the sale and acquisition
    of commercial property, leasing and other real estate and development related legal matters
    in Ontario. Mr. Beallor is actively involved with the International Council of Shopping Centers
    (current and past member of the executive committee for the ICSC Canadian Law
    Conference and past speaker at the ICSC’s American Law Conference) and has lectured at
    numerous events held by the Law Society of Upper Canada, the Canadian Bar Association,
    Federated Press, Lorman Education Services and Lexpert, and has lectured at Sheridan
    College on commercial leasing law. He has authored numerous articles on Commercial
    Leasing, was a contributing editor to "Landlord's Rights and Remedies in a Commercial
    Lease, A Practical Guide", and has been a past consultant to Canada Law Book's
    consolidations of Ontario Landlord and Tenant legislation. Mr. Beallor has also written several
    articles for “The Shopping Centre News” a monthly publication.


•   IRA BERG is a partner in the Toronto office of Goodmans LLP. His practice focuses on
    commercial real estate and property development law. Mr. Berg’s practice covers all aspects
    of commercial real estate acting for owners, developers, landlords, tenants, purchasers,
    vendors and lenders and involves the planning, drafting and negotiating of a wide range of
    commercial real estate contracts, leases and other agreements. Mr. Berg appears in the
    2007 edition of Chambers Global Guide to The World’s Leading Lawyers for Business as a
    leader in Real Estate in Canada. He attended the University of Toronto and obtained a B.A.
    degree in 1981 and subsequently attended Queen’s University and obtained a ILLB degree in
    1984. Mr. Berg was called to the Ontario Bar in 1986.


•   LISA BORSOOK has risen to the upper ranks in its management, as well as in her practice
    areas of property development and commercial leasing since joining WeirFoulds LLP (one of
    the top ten mid-sized law firms in Central Canada) in 1982,. She is currently the Managing
    Partner of the firm, as well as the chairperson of its Commercial Leasing Practice Group.
    She is also a member of the Business Law Practice Group, Women Lawyers Group and
    Infrastructure and Public Projects Practice Group at WeirFoulds LLP. Ms. Borsook has
    extensive experience in commercial real estate matters with particular emphasis on
    sophisticated leasing and property development issues. She has been recognized as a
    leading practitioner by LEXPERT® and named one of the best lawyers in Canada in her
    practice area by Best Lawyers in Canada. Ms. Borsook contributes extensively to legal and
    scholarly publications, is a regular speaker at legal conferences and an accomplished author.
    The firm was recently ranked #1 in real estate law in Toronto and Ontario by Best Lawyers in
    Canada.


•   NANCY BROOKS is Director of Legal Affairs, Western Canada for First Capital Asset
    Management Corporation where she is responsible for all legal matters for the Western
    Canadian division of this owner, operator and developer of shopping centres. For 10 years
    prior to joining First Capital, Ms. Brooks was one of two lawyers with Canada Safeway
    Limited where she provided legal advice and negotiated and drafted agreements for
    Safeway’s Real Estate, Construction and Design Department on all Safeway real estate
    matters throughout Canada. Prior to joining Safeway, Ms. Brooks was in private practice with
    Parlee McLaws during which time, she represented a variety of clients in the corporate and
    commercial areas. As such, she has extensive experience in many areas of commercial real
    estate including leasing, conveyancing, development, property management, construction
    and environmental.


•   MAYRIENNE BUXTON began her career in the insurance industry in September 1985,
    working exclusively within the brokerage sector, with notable firms such as Sedgwick Ltd.,
    Hunter, Rowell and currently Marsh Canada. Ms. Buxton has been with Marsh since October
    1997, working within the Risk Management division in sectors including Mining and Energy
    among others. Her current position held is that of Account Executive within the Real Estate
    practice of Marsh, with officer designation of Vice President. Ms. Buxton has achieved her
    Canadian Insurance Professional (CIP) status in 1993 as well as Canadian Risk Manager
    (CRM) status in 1995. She is currently a member of TCREW, the Toronto Commercial Real
    Estate Women.


•   STEVEN L. CHAIMBERG is a partner in the Montreal law firm Lapointe Rosenstein LLP. He
    is a graduate of McGill University (B.C.L. 1980; LL.B. 1981), and was called to the Québec
    Bar in 1982. He specializes in commercial leasing, representing both landlords and tenants in
    the preparation and negotiation of offer to lease, leases, assignments, sub-leases and the
    various sundry documents which are required in the context of a landlord/tenant relationship.
    His practice also includes the preparation and negotiation of agreements relating to real
    estate transactions (including acquisitions and divestitures), as well as general commercial
    matters such as acquisitions, divestitures and licensing. He has spoken at conferences
    relating to commercial leasing issues, and has prepared the Québec Legal Update for the
    ICSC Canadian Shopping Centre Law Conferences from 1998 through 2007 inclusive.


•   ABRAHAM COSTIN is a partner in the Toronto office of McCarthy Tetrault LLP and practice
    group leader of the National Real Property and Planning Group. His practice covers a full
    range of transactions, including leasing, acquisitions, development and financing. Mr. Costin
    acts for both large and small developers, including OMERS Realty Management Corporation
    and Oxford Properties Group Inc., as well as several large financial institutions. His practice
    also includes insolvency and realization work related to real property. Mr. Costin has spoken
    at sessions of the International Council of Shopping Centres and has participated in seminars
    for the Law Society, The Canadian Bar Association, Insight, Federated Press and The
    Institute for International Research dealing with commercial leasing, conveyancing and
    receivership. He is a fellow of the American College of Mortgage Attorneys. He is on the
    editorial board of Taxation of Real Estate in Canada. Mr. Costin appears in all editions of the
    Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada, published by Lexpert and American Lawyer, in
    the area of property development. He also appears in the 2005 Canadian Legal Lexpert
    Directory, a guide to the leading law firms and practitioners in Canada, as a leading lawyer in
    the areas of project finance, property development and property leasing. Mr. Costin is listed
    in the 2005 edition of Chambers Global: The World’s Leading Lawyers, in the area of real
    estate law and in PLC Which Lawyer 2005. He is also listed in The Best of the Best 2005
    guide and the 2004 Guide to the World’s Leading Real Estate Lawyer, both published by
    Euromoney Legal Media Group.


•   SHELDON DISENHOUSE is the Department Head of the Real Estate group at Goodman
    and Carr LLP, specializing in commercial leasing and franchising. He acts on behalf of
    developers, landlords, tenants, franchisors and franchisees, and has extensive experience in
    drafting and negotiating leases, franchise agreements and related ancillary documentation.
    Mr. Disenhouse's experience extends to general corporate matters including the drafting and
    negotiation of shareholders agreements, agreements of purchase and sale, and other
    corporate documentation. Mr. Disenhouse has spoken at numerous conferences on a variety
    of commercial leasing and franchising issues, including meetings and conferences held by
    the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC), Insight Educational Services, Institute
    for International Research, the Canadian Institute, Federated Press, Law Society of Upper
    Canada, the Canadian Bar Association and the Canadian Franchise Association and the
    Toronto Chapter of the Real Estate Institute of Canada. He was the co-chair of the 2001 and
    2002 ICSC Canadian Shopping Centre Law Conference. Mr. Disenhouse has contributed to
    many publications, including Business and the Law, Franchise Legal Digest, Franchising in
    Canada, Shopping Centre News and the Real Estate Section of Legal Alert published by
    Insight Press, and been quoted in a number of publications, including The Lawyers Weekly
    and The Toronto Star, on matters dealing with commercial leasing and franchising. He also
    co-authored articles in two recent Canada Law Book publications- " Distress: A Commercial
    Landlord's Remedy", Canada Law Book Inc., 2001, and "Assignment, Subletting and Change
    of Control in a Commercial Lease", Canada Law Book Inc., 2002. Mr. Disenhouse is listed in
    The Canadian Legal Directory LEXPERTäas a leading practitioner in the area of commercial
    leasing, in the LEXPERT/American Lawyer Guide To The Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada,
    and in The Best Lawyers in Canada.™


•   JIM FRASER is a lawyer with Miller Thomson LLP in Toronto and has more than 30 years
    experience in real estate law, with a solid practice that focuses on commercial leasing. His
    expertise covers every aspect of a commercial lease, including the offer, the negotiation
    process, enforcement and surrender. He has advised landlords and tenants, across the retail,
    office, and industrial sectors. He was called to the Ontario Bar in 1975. He is a member of the
    Canadian Bar Association, and served as the chairperson of the Real Property Section from
    1985-1986. Mr. Fraser is the co-author of Butterworth's Commercial Tenancies edition of its
    Canadian Forms and Precedents Series. He was a contributing author to Tenant's Rights and
    Remedies in a Commercial Lease - A Practical Guide. Mr. Fraser is a frequent speaker on
    commercial leasing matters - in Canada, the United States and Europe.


•   DELEE FROMM is both a lawyer and a psychologist. She is a former partner of McCarthy
    Tetrault LLP where she practised commercial real estate for 17 years. While practising law
    she also lectured and conducted workshops on negotiation for McCarthy’s as well as for the
    Rotman School of Management, the University of Toronto Law School, Osgoode Hall Law
    School, the Ontario Bar Association, and the Law Society of Upper Canada. Now as a
    partner of Fromm & Goodhand and a consultant in the areas of negotiation and leadership,
    she lectures, coaches, gives speeches, and conducts workshops for international
    corporations, major banks, real estate organizations, charitable organizations, universities
    and law firms. She continues to conduct McCarthy Tetrault’s three day national workshops on
    negotiation and mediation advocacy, and to teach negotiation at Osgoode Hall Law School,
    both at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Her firm’s website is found at
    frommandgoodhand.com.


•   RICK GOLDBERGER is the founding principal of Commercial Lease Advisory Services Inc.
    (CLASI) which delivers a wide range of commercial lease consulting services, during the “Life
    Cycle” of a business tenancy, exclusively to corporate tenants. Mr. Goldberger pioneered the
    establishment of the lease-audit field. He is uniquely qualified as he has over 28 years
    experience in commercial real estate as both a commercial landlord/owner and as a
    consultant to corporate commercial tenants. His experience ensures that tenants are able to
    preserve their existing relationship with their landlords while achieving positive bottom-line
    results.


•   JOSEPH GRIGNANO is a partner at Daoust Vukovich LLP. Mr. Grignano practices real
    estate law with an emphasis on commercial landlord and tenant matters. He represents
    several prominent commercial real estate companies and also acts for a number of mid-sized
    landlords as well as individual real estate investors. Mr. Grignano often acts on behalf of
    tenants, both national “chain” operators and individual business owners.        Mr. Grignano
    has successfully worked on lease transactions which have been nominated by the National
    Association of Office and Industrial Properties (NAIOP) as "lease deals of the year". He has
    also worked on transactions that have been reported as the largest commercial lease
    transactions in the City of Toronto for the year in which they were completed. Mr. Grignano is
    a member of the Board of Editors for the Retail Law Strategist (an industry publication) and
    has authored several articles which have appeared in other publications. Mr. Grignano is
    also a member of the Planning Committee for the Toronto’s Next Generation, an association
    created by the International Council of Shopping Centres (ICSC) for young real estate
    professionals.


•   SANDRA HARDY is a member of the Law Society of Alberta and the Law Society of Upper
    Canada and Senior Vice President, Legal, of The Cadillac Fairview Corporation Limited. As
    a member of the corporate legal group, Ms. Hardy provides a broad spectrum of legal
    services including those related to leasing, development, operations, tenant insolvencies,
    asset acquisitions and dispositions. She has over 20 years’ experience in commercial real
    estate with Trizec Corporation, Trilea Shopping Centres and Bramalea Limited in Calgary and
    Toronto and has engaged in private practice in both Calgary and Toronto. Ms. Hardy has
    been a speaker at various ICSC and other continuing legal education seminars and
    conferences. Cadillac Fairview is one of North America's largest investors, owners and
    managers of commercial real estate, with focus on high quality retail centres and office
    properties in Canada and the United States and equity investments in international real
    estate companies and investment funds. With a portfolio valued at over $15 billion, Cadillac
    Fairview and its affiliates own and manage 83 properties, including many of Canada's
    landmark developments such as the Toronto Eaton Centre, Sherway Gardens, Toronto-
    Dominion Centre, Le Carrefour Laval, Chinook Centre and Pacific Centre. Cadillac Fairview
    is wholly-owned by the Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan, which invests to secure the
    retirement income of 300,000 active and retired teachers in Ontario.


•   CELIA HITCH is Counsel to the law firm of Lang Michener LLP where she is a member of the
    firm's commercial real estate group. She received a B.A. from University of Toronto in 1980,
    an LL.B from University of Western Ontario in 1983 and was called to the Ontario Bar in
    1985. She specializes in commercial real estate, with particular emphasis on leasing, acting
    for both landlords and tenants. Ms. Hitch was Vice President and Counsel, Leasing Legal
    Services for O&Y Enterprise from 1997 to 2005. She was Senior Legal Counsel for The
    Cadillac Fairview Corporation Limited from 1989 to 1997 and, prior to that, held positions
    both in-house and in private practice. Ms. Hitch is recognized in The Canadian Legal Lexpert
    Directory: 2007, as one of the leading property leasing lawyers in Canada. Ms. Hitch
    currently sits on the Advisory Board of the Advanced Commercial Leasing Institute run
    annually by Georgetown University Law School and is a past co-chair of the RealLeasing
    Conference. Ms. Hitch has spoken at continuing education and professional seminars
    sponsored by the International Council of Shopping Centers, the Ontario Bar Association, the
    Law Society of Upper Canada, the Advanced Commercial Leasing Institute of Georgetown
    University Law School and others. She is a Past President of the Women’s Law Association
    of Ontario, having served two terms as President. She is currently a member of the Board of
    Governors of Havergal College in Toronto, where she also chairs its Governance Committee.


•   ALLAN HOLME graduated in 1994 from the University of Alberta’s Law School in Edmonton
    and has practiced in Calgary since being admitted to the bar in 1995. His practice is focused
    on secured financing transactions for both lenders and borrowers in the real estate and
    natural resource industries. At the firm of Carscallen Lockwood LLP Mr. Holme heads up the
    banking and financial services group. In that role Mr. Holme is responsible for representing
    the firm’s institutional clients in mortgage financing it makes available to both commercial
    landlords and tenants. Mr. Holme is former president of the CBA’s Southern Alberta Business
    Section and in the past has lectured on business law topics for the Legal Eduction Society of
    Alberta’s bar admission course.


•   MICHAEL S. HOROWITZ is a partner with the Commercial Leasing Group of the law firm of
    Minden Gross LLP in Toronto. Mr. Horowitz’s practice focuses primarily on commercial
    leasing transactions, including drafting and negotiating retail, office and industrial leases and
    ancillary documentation. Mr. Horowitz also acts for individuals and corporations on real
    estate transactions and various commercial matters. He is a member of the Planning
    Committee for the annual ICSC Canadian Law Conference in Toronto, Ontario. Mr. Horowitz
    has also participated as a Panelist, Moderator and Round-Table Leader for the ICSC
    Canadian Law Conference and as a panelist at the Law Society of Upper Canada’s Six
    Minute Commercial Leasing Law programs and Osgoode Hall’s CLE seminar. He has
    received his LL.B. from the University of Western Ontario and was called to the Ontario Bar in
    1991. Mr. Horowitz is a member of the Law Society of Upper Canada, the Canadian Bar
    Association and the International Counsel of Shopping Centres.


•   ROBYN KESTENBERG is a partner with the Commercial Leasing Group in the law firm of
    Minden Gross LLP. Her practice focuses on commercial leasing transactions, including office,
    retail and industrial leasing as well as in the area of corporate commercial transactions. She
    acts for many of Canada’s largest developers, property/asset managers, retail chains and
    pension funds. Ms. Kestenberg has extensive experience in drafting and negotiating
    development agreements and commercial leases and related documentation. She is an
    active lecturer and seminar leader on leasing subjects, including conferences sponsored by
    the Canadian Bar Association, Law Society of Upper Canada, Institute for International
    Research, Federated Press, ICSC and conferences held at major developers’ offices in
    Toronto. She has also written extensively in the area of commercial leasing transactions for
    various publications. Ms. Kestenberg is named as one of Canada’s repeatedly recommended
    property leasing lawyers by the Canadian Legal LEXPERT Directory.


•   RICHARD B. MASK is a partner with the law firm of Parlee McLaws LLP, having offices in
    Edmonton and Calgary. Mr. Mask's knowledge in commercial real estate includes: shopping
    centre purchases and sales, land assemblies, purchases and sale transactions for retail and
    industrial lands, free standing and shopping centre anchor tenant leasing, commercial retail
    tenant leasing, office building leasing, shopping centre integration, municipal development
    agreements, easements, restrictive covenants, non-disturbance agreements, lease
    surrenders and cancellations. Mr. Mask is the firm's Commercial Real Estate Practice Group
    Leader. Mr. Mask is listed by Best Lawyers as one of the best lawyers in Canada in the area
    of commercial real estate and repeatedly recommenced by Lexpert in the area of property
    leasing.


•   PAUL MAYER is a partner with Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP. He specializes in real
    estate law, more particularly in two areas of law: commercial leasing and the sale, purchase
    and development of commercial properties. He has extensive experience handling all
    aspects of commercial leases. He has been active in drafting, negotiating and providing legal
    opinions on all sorts of commercial leases. He has also acted as an arbitrator of commercial
    lease disputes. He has been a sessional lecturer on commercial leases at both the Université
    de Montréal and McGill University Law faculties. He has been a regular columnist with
    eSpace Montréal, a real estate publication, on commercial lease issues for over 15 years. He
    also regularly assists buyers, vendors, developers and real estate brokers in a full range of
    matters relating to the sale, purchase, development and rezoning of commercial properties of
    all types. He is as well active in the area of real estate brokerage having served as secretary
    of the Association des courtiers et agents immobiliers du Québec (ACAIQ) during its
    formative years. He is currently the Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Fonds
    d’Indemnisation du Courtage Immobilier. In December 2006, he was appointed by the
    Federal Government to be Special Ministerial Representative to provide advice in respect to
    Nunavut Devolution, that is the transfer of province like responsibilities in respect to land and
    resource management from the Ministry of Indian and Northern Affairs to the Government of
    Nunavut.


•   ANGELA MOCKFORD has spent nine years in the commercial leasing field (particularly
    shopping centre leasing), the most recent of those years in private practice at WeirFoulds
    LLP, where she became a partner in 2007. Prior to that, she worked in the in-house legal
    departments of a large national tenant and a large national landlord. Ms. Mockford takes a
    practical and cost-effective approach towards the negotiation of relationships between
    landlords and tenants. For Ms. Mockford, it's all about getting the deal done on time and on
    budget—without sacrificing quality, the relationship, or the client's best interests. Her
    strengths include negotiating and drafting all manner of lease documentation (including
    offers, leases and lenders' agreements), developing or improving standard forms for clients,
    and advising in cases of lease interpretation disputes—all with an eye on the bottom line. Ms.
    Mockford has developed a particular interest in tenant financing, insurance risk allocation,
    and redevelopment, as those issues affect landlords, tenants, and commercial leases. She
    has delivered papers and led workshops on those topics (and others) at the ICSC Canadian
    Law Conference (as a Session Leader and Roundtable Leader) and LSUC Six-Minute
    Commercial Leasing Lawyer series. Over the years, she has also written articles on various
    commercial leasing topics for Canadian Property Management magazine. She is proud to be
    a member again of the Planning Committee for this conference.


•   AMELIA NASRALLAH is Associate Counsel at Brookfield Properties. During her seven year
    tenure, she has been responsible for drafting, negotiating and overseeing principle and
    ancillary documents for landlord/tenant, property/asset management and telecommunication
    related matters for Brookfield’s eastern region portfolio, which includes such premiere assets
    as First Canadian Place, BCE Place, Queen’s Quay Terminal, and Exchange Tower.


•   MARY ORMOND is Vice President, Real Estate at Cara Operations Limited. Cara Operations
    Limited is the leading multi-branded restaurant company in Canada. Ms. Ormond is
    responsible for both the site selection and lease negotiation teams at Cara. Prior to joining
    Cara, Ms. Ormond was a partner in the commercial leasing group at Goodman and Carr LLP.
    Ms. Ormond was called to the Ontario Bar in 1996. She holds an LL.B. from Osgoode Hall
    Law School (1994) and a B.A. in mathematics from the University of Western Ontario (1991).

•   RICK PENNYCOOKE is the founder and president of The Lakeshore Group, a Toronto
    based consulting firm specializing in commercial property development and retail location
    research. He consults to well known national retailers, property developers and REITS. For
    almost two decades, Mr. Pennycooke has been offering specialized expertise to lawyers in
    the areas of zoning due diligence, development and commercial leasing issues. Prior to
    creating The Lakeshore Group in 1994, he worked in the public sector as a development
    planner and in the private sector as an in-house consultant for Bay Street law firms
    specializing in retail land development. Mr. Pennycooke comments frequently on retail
    issues and land development matters in the Globe & Mail and National Post newspapers and
    appears regularly on Report on Business Television, CTV Newsnet and CBC Newsworld.


•   STEPHEN POSEN is the Chair and senior member of the Commercial Leasing Group at
    Minden Gross LLP. His practice focuses on commercial matters with an emphasis on
    complex commercial leasing and commercial real estate matters. Mr. Posen acts for many of
    Canada’s largest and most well-known developers, property and asset managers and retail
    chains. Mr. Posen is an author and frequent lecturer for several professional and commercial
    organizations on commercial leasing related matters. He has also been retained as an
    arbitrator on numerous commercial leasing issues including: rent arbitrations, land value
    arbitrations and lease disputes and is named as one of Canada’s most frequently
    recommended property leasing lawyers by the Canadian Legal LEXPERT Directory and the
    American Lawyer Media’s Guide to the Leading 500 lawyers in Canada.


•   WILLARD RAMJASS is a lawyer who has practiced extensively in the areas of Real Estate
    and Commercial Leasing since his call to the Bar of Ontario in 1994. After seven years in
    private practice, Mr. Ramjass continued his career as in-house counsel, culminating in his
    present role as Senior Legal Counsel with McDonald’s Restaurants of Canada. Mr. Ramjass
    has extensive restaurant development experience, including the negotiation of ground, pad,
    in-line and food court leases, offers, subleases and letter agreements as well as with the
    sale, acquisition and development of land for commercial/retail purposes. He is presently
    overseeing all legal matters relating to the national real estate portfolio of McDonald’s
    Canada, from initial site development through to post-opening asset management issues.


•   SUSAN ROSEN is a partner in the Real Estate and Financial Services groups at Gowling
    Lafleur Henderson LLP, as well as, a senior member of Gowlings’ Leasing and Real Estate
    National Practice groups. Ms. Rosen specializes in a broad range of real estate, financial
    services and environmental law related areas, including, commercial and retail leasing,
    secured financings, commercial purchase, sale and financing transactions and environmental
    law. In her practice, she works on behalf of small and multinational corporations, REITs,
    financial institutions and credit unions. Ms. Rosen acts for a variety of landlords and
    developers, as well as, private sector tenants including retailers, manufacturers, non-
    governmental organizations, not-for-profit organizations and office tenants. Prior to joining
    Gowlings, she spent two years as in-house counsel at Shell Canada, where she expanded
    her real estate knowledge and developed her experience in environmental law. Ms. Rosen
    contributed to the Toxic Real Estate chapter in the Business Guide to Environmental Law.
    She has been a panelist and lecturer in connection with numerous seminars delivered to the
    Canadian Bar Association, ICSC Legal Update Conference, Toronto Commercial Real Estate
    Women’s Network (TCREW), the Professional Credit Granting (PCG) School and other
    professional organizations. In addition, she regularly delivers lectures to clients and members
    of the firm on real estate, lending, leasing and environmental law issues.


•   AL SDAO is Manager, Cost Recoveries RioCan Property Services. RioCan is Canada's
    largest real estate investment trust with a retail portfolio in Canada's strongest markets. Mr.
    Sdao’s primary responsibilities include, managing the CAM audit process from the landlord’s
    perspective. In addition, Mr. Sdao is responsible for coordinating and facilitating the process
    of dealing with tenant issues and inquiries as they relate to operating costs. Prior to joining
    RioCan, Mr. Sdao was a Project Manager in the Audit Services Department of the Hudson's
    Bay Company where he was responsible for supervising and coordinating CAM audits. He is
    a graduate of the university of Toronto and York University.


•   CORY G. SHERMAN is a founding partner of Sherman Brown, which was recently
    recognized by Novae Res Urbis as the top Planning and Development law firm in the City of
    Toronto for 2005-2006. Mr. Sherman graduated with his LL.B. from Osgoode Hall Law School
    in 1982 and was called to the Ontario Bar in 1984. He is considered by LEXPERT to be one
    of Canada's leading practitioners in the area of commercial leasing. He was recently included
    in the 2006 edition of “The Best Lawyers in Canada” as one of the best solicitors in the area
    of real estate/leasing. Mr. Sherman presently represents many of North America's largest
    national and international retail chains and a number of this country's largest real estate
    developers. He also acts for numerous independent developers who operate on a smaller
    scale and has lectured extensively at the International Council of Shopping Centers
    (I.C.S.C.), the Canadian Bar Association, and for other professional bodies and conference
    organizations. Mr. Sherman was Co-Chair of the I.C.S.C. Canadian Law Conference in both
    2002 and 2003.


•   HOWIE SNIDERMAN is a Partner with the law firm of WITTEN LLP in Edmonton and
    Chairman of the firm’s Litigation Department. He has a Commercial litigation practice with an
    emphasis on Commercial Landlord/Tenant lease litigation with supporting areas of practice in
    Bankruptcy & Insolvency; Security Priorities & Enforcement; and Builder’s Lien and
    Construction litigation. Mr. Sniderman acts for numerous national and local developers,
    property managers, landlords and tenants. He has appeared before all levels of court in
    Alberta on trial and appeal matters. He is a Sessional Lecturer on Trial Advocacy at the
    University of Alberta Faculty of Law and is Past Chairman of the N.Alberta Commercial
    Leasing Law Section for the Canadian Bar Association. Mr. Sniderman has lectured
    extensively on all aspects of the Landlord & Tenant relationship and Trial Advocacy for the
    Law Society of Alberta; Legal Education Society of Alberta; ICSC; BOMA; Credit Institute of
    Canada; and the Canadian Bar Association. His undergrad studies were at the University of
    Calgary and the University of Manitoba. He received his LL.B. from the University of Alberta
    in 1981 and was admitted to the Alberta Bar in 1982.


•   JOHN STANTON is the founder of the Running Room, the family running and walking
    company with over 90 locations. As a result of Running Room, thousands of people have
    improved their health and fitness levels, lost weight and effectively changed their lives. Mr.
    Stanton was named to MacLean’s Magazine’s 2004 Canada Day Honor Roll as one of ten
    Canadians making a difference in our nation for his contribution to health through fitness. In
    2005, he received the Alberta Centennial Medal in recognition of his service to the people of
    Alberta. In 2006 was inducted into the Alberta Business Hall of Fame and received an
    honorary degree in Marketing from NAIT. He is a member of the Board of Directors and Vice
    President of Commonwealth Games Association of Canada and a best-selling author of three
    books on running.


•   JOSEPH STEINER is a partner in Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP’s Toronto office where he
    has practised since 1977. He practises primarily in the areas of commercial litigation and
    arbitration and taxation disputes. He devotes a considerable part of his time to issues of
    professional negligence and professional discipline, particularly in respect of chartered
    accountants. Mr. Steiner also acts frequently in insolvency and restructuring matters for
    receivers, trustees in bankruptcy and financial institutions. He has acted for a number of
    provincial government agencies and for a large variety of individual and corporate clients. Mr.
    Steiner has appeared before all levels of courts in Ontario and Alberta and the Supreme
    Court of Canada, as well as many boards and tribunals. He was Chair of the Hospital Appeal
    Board, the Health Facilities Appeal Board, the Nursing Homes Review Board and the
    Laboratory Review Board from July 1994 until the Boards were amalgamated in 1999. Mr.
    Steiner was called to the Ontario Bar in 1977 and the Alberta Bar in 1986. Mr. Steiner is a
    graduate of Osgoode Hall Law School, Yale University and the University of Toronto.


•   DENNIS TOBIN is one of the founding partners of Gaertner Tobin LLP, Barristers & Solicitors
    in Toronto, Ontario. Mr. Tobin combines a unique practice in the Corporate/Commercial and
    Commercial and Retail leasing areas. Mr. Tobin has represented landlords and tenants and
    his leasing experience extends to most major retail malls in Canada and many major
    commercial centres in Toronto, Montreal and Vancouver. Mr. Tobin’s leasing expertise
    includes successfully negotiating and drafting leases for retail, commercial and industrial
    uses. He has participated as a leader in numerous roundtables and as a guest speaker for
    the ICSC Toronto Law Conferences and regularly provides opinions in leasing and corporate
    transactions.


•   NATALIE VUKOVICH is co-founder of a boutique dedicated to commercial leasing law and
    litigation, real estate conveyance and development, and building related telecommunication
    matters. She brings to this transaction-oriented practice a wealth of knowledge and
    experience in relation to a wide variety of commercial leasing arrangements. Ms. Vukovich is
    actively engaged in the ICSC (past co-chair, Canadian Law Conference; past chair, Canadian
    Government Relations Committee). She has also been the co-chair of inaugural RealLeasing
    event (2002), as well as Member of Faculty/Advisory Board for Georgetown University's
    Advanced Commercial Leasing Institute. She has lectured and written extensively on
    commercial leasing topics. Ms. Vukovich has been named in Lexpert’s Guide to the Leading
    500 Lawyers in Canada every year since its first publication. She represents landlords and
    tenants in commercial property lease transactions, as well as in arrangements for use of
    building-related telecommunication facilities and services. She has significant experience in
    large-space transactions in the GTA opposite institutional office tenants, International
    retailers, grocery store tenants and on behalf of unique space users (e.g. The Carlu,
    Corkin/Shopland Gallery, Mill Street Brewery and Oasis Spa at The Distillery). B.Sc. (Math)
    Laurentian University (1980); LL.B. Dalhousie University (1983); She was called to the
    Ontario Bar in 1985.


•   MONTY WARSH joined Heenan Blaikie in 2006. Previously, he was a partner in Goodman
    and Carr LLP’s leasing section. Mr. Warsh focuses his practice on commercial leasing law
    and acts on behalf of landlords, tenants, lenders and property managers. He has extensive
    experience in drafting, negotiating and successfully concluding offers to lease, leases and all
    ancillary documentation. Mr. Warsh also represents telecommunication providers in
    preparing, negotiating and successfully concluding access agreements as well as facilities
    agreements for point-of-presence (POP) sites, rooftop installations and shared co-location
    arrangements. He frequently participates as a lecturer and program leader with the Law
    Society of Upper Canada, Insight Information, the Canadian Bar Association, the Canadian
    Institute and other industry-sponsored events. Mr. Warsh is also a regular participant of the
    Canadian Law Conference hosted by the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC),
    both as a panel member and within the organizing committee. Mr. Warsh served as past
    chairperson of the ICSC Canadian Law Conference (2003 –2005). Moreover, he is a lecturer
    and program leader for Osgoode Hall Continuing Legal Education. Mr. Warsh was named as
    one of Canada’s leading practitioners in property leasing by Lexpert and is listed in
    Woodward/White’s Best Lawyers in Canada directory.


•   DEBORAH WATKINS is a partner at the law firm of Daoust Vukovich LLP. Ms. Watkins
    focuses her practise exclusively on commercial leasing, acting for developers, landlords, and
    tenants. She has expertise in negotiating and drafting all types of commercial lease
    documentation for many different uses, including office, retail and industrial. Ms. Watkins is a
    frequent contributor to numerous industry and legal publications including Shopping Centre
    News and Legal Alert. She has written and lectured extensively, including for the Canadian
    Bar Association, the Law Society of Upper Canada, the American and Canadian Law
    Conferences held by the International Council of Shopping Centres ("ICSC"), Insight
    Educational Services, and the Real Estate Institute of Canada. Ms. Watkins is a past director
    of Toronto CREW (the association of Toronto Commercial Real Estate Women), and was co-
    chair of the 2005 and 2006 ICSC Canadian Law Conferences.


•   ELLEN WILLIAMSON is Senior Director, Legal Services at The Cadillac Fairview
    Corporation Limited. She graduated from Queen’s University Faculty of Education with a
    B.Ed in 1978 and from Queen’s University Faculty of Law with a LL.B. in 1982. Ms.
    Williamson practiced at Campbell Godfrey as an associate in the Real Estate Department
    and then joined Bramalea Limited as in-house Legal Counsel in 1986, focusing on office
    leasing, industrial leasing and development work. She then joined Cadillac Fairview in 1995
    and is currently in charge of all legal work, including retail and office leasing, for Cadillac’s
    portfolio of properties in Ontario. Ms. Williamson speaks regularly at industry conferences.