Field Law Announces Addition of Gordon Van Vliet to the Business Group
November 9, 2015
Field Law is pleased to welcome Gord Van Vliet as a Partner in the Business Group, effective November 2, 2015.
Gord’s primary practice area is real estate law and he joins Field Law from a multinational law firm. He was called to the Alberta bar in 2000 and brings with him a wealth of experience and knowledge in all aspects of commercial real estate and related corporate, partnership, finance and M&A areas. Gord's practice has been extensive and includes commercial and residential land development, purchase and sale, leasing and property management, co-ownership, secured lending, construction, municipal planning, timeshares and aspects of resort and hotel law, with a particular emphasis on condominium development, sale and management.
“With the addition of Gord to our Business Group, we are adding experience and dimension to an already dedicated and talented group of lawyers,” says Kevin Schouten, Business Group leader at Field Law. “His vast knowledge of real estate law makes him a strategic hire and we are excited to have him join our firm.”
Gord graduated from the University of Alberta Law School in 1999, and holds a Bachelor of Arts (Hons) degree from the University of Calgary. He is a member of the Canadian Bar Association, the Law Society of Alberta and the Canadian Condominium Institute.
“I am honoured to join Field Law - a firm known for its client service, high professional service and culture,” said Gord Van Vliet. “I look forward to continuing and expanding my practice at Field and sharing my experience with colleagues and clients alike.”