Michael Dyck

Michael L. Dyck Partner

Michael Dyck

Education

  • University of Alberta (LL.B. with distinction, 1998)
  • University of Manitoba (B.A. 1994)

Bar Admission

  • Alberta, 1999
Representative Work
  • AIMCo Realty Investors LP in its acquisition of Edmonton Tower, a new 27 story office and retail complex in the heart of the ICE District, from the Katz Group.
  • Sun Life Assurance Company of Canada in the sale of its interest in Sun Life Plaza located in Calgary, Alberta. Sun Life and Choice Properties REIT each sold a 50% interest in the complex to Aspen Properties Ltd. for an aggregate purchase price of C$225M.
  • Liricon Capital in its development of a site in Banff, Alberta, on more than 30 acres owned by Canadian Pacific Railway and leased by Liricon by way of a ground lease, which development is proposed to include the restoration of the Banff Train Station, a number of other heritage buildings, significant new commercial development and a passenger gondola linking the development with Liricon’s Mount Norquay ski resort, which is located on Crown lands within Banff National Park and leased by Liricon.
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Accolades
  • Chambers Canada 2019 as a leading lawyer in Real Estate (Alberta).
  • International Financial Law Review's IFLR1000: The Guide to the World's Leading Financial Law Firms 2019 as a rising star in Banking.
  • The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory 2019 as a leading lawyer in Property Leasing and Property Development.
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Speaking Engagements
  • “Trends in Debt Financing”, Stikeman Elliott LLP, April 2012.
  • “Commercial Lending Transactions – Complex Loans, Credit Agreements and Project Finance”, Negotiating and Drafting Major Business Agreements, January 2012.
  • “Construction Contracts”, Stikeman Elliott LLP, January 2011.