Chow pursues a corporate and commercial law practice with an emphasis on
commercial and real estate transactions, commercial lending, financings, land
development, and leasing of commercial and industrial developments. He has
represented a diverse group of clients, including developers, financial
institutions and corporations.
A registered trademark agent before the
Canadian Intellectual Property Office, Michael has also prosecuted trademark
applications before the United States Patent and Trademark Office.
Previously, he practised in the Edmonton office of Bennett Jones and prior
to that practised at another prominent law firm in Edmonton.
been active in the community with the Edmonton Downtown Business Association,
the Edmonton Golf Association and the Caritas Health Group. He has also been a
member of the American Sports Lawyers Association.
- Brookfield Properties in connection with the negotiation of lease with lead tenant for new Brookfield Place project in Calgary.
- TriWest Capital Partners / RTL-Westcan Limited Partnership in connection with Canadian secured high-yield note issuance and bank operating and term facilities with Bank of Nova Scotia.
- Riverstone Holdings LLC / Niska Gas Storage Canada ULC in connection with an offering of US$800 million of unsecured notes and a US$400 million secured operating facility.