Pamela Green Partner


Speaks:  English

LEED AP : 2008 - Canada Green Building Council

Year of Call: 1994 - Ontario

Primary phone: +1 905-540-3276

Secondary phone: +1 416-892-0320

Fax: +1 905-528-5833

Email: pamela.green@gowlingwlg.com

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Primary office:  Hamilton




Pamela Green

Pamela Green is a partner in Gowling WLG's Hamilton office.

Pamela's practice encompasses a full range of commercial real estate matters, including land development and planning; the acquisition, disposition and financing of commercial real estate; the exercise of mortgage remedies; real estate disputes; and general corporate-commercial matters. She draws on and works closely with a wide network of planners, surveyors, engineers and environmental consultants to assist clients in the successful, cost effective and timely completion of their projects and transactions.

A LEED Accredited Professional, Pamela frequently writes and speaks on the topic of green building. She has moderated and spoken at several annual Green Real Estate Conferences, conducted seminars on on the unique risk and allocation of liability involved in contaminated land transactions and Brownfield developments; conducted seminars on solar rooftop panel leasing, appeared on Rogers' "In Business" television show discussing Corporate Responsibility and upcoming green/environmental legislation, participated in workshops to develop Mississauga's Living Green Master Plan and is an active member of the Mississauga Board of Trade Environment, Sustainability & Infrastructure Committee.

Career & Recognition

Filter timeline:
  • 2018

    • Career
      June2018
      Gowling WLG (Partner)
  • 2015

    • Community
      April2015
      Mississauga Legends Row, Director & Secretary
  • 2010

    • Community
      March2010
      Mississauga Board of Trade, Environment, Sustainability & Infrastructure Committee
  • 2008

    • Qualifications (Year of Call/Admission, etc.)
      2008
      LEED AP , Canada Green Building Council
  • 1997

    • Career
      1997
      Pallett Valo LLP, Missississauga (Partner)
  • 1994

    • Qualifications (Year of Call/Admission, etc.)
      1994
      Year of Call, Ontario
  • 1992

    • Career
      June1992
      Goodmans LLP, Toronto (Associate)
    • Education
      1992
      Osgoode Hall Law School, LLB
  • 1989

    • Education
      1989
      University of Toronto, BA (Hons.), Economics

Memberships

  • Canada Green Building Council (CaGBC) - National and Greater Toronto Chapter
  • Building Industry and Land Development Association (BILD)
  • NAIOP Commercial Real Estate Development Association
  • Mississauga Board of Trade, Environment, Sustainability & Infrastructure Committee
  • Mississauga Legends Row, Director & Secretary
  • West-End Women’s Network, Honorary Chair

(i) Publications

  • The Duty Of Good Faith In A Real Estate Transaction - Conduct And Communication When Your Deal Is In Trouble - May 2018 update, February 2015
  • Tapping into the Power of the Sun, Co-author (Brampton Business Times) - March 2011
  • Your Rooftop - To Lease or Not to Lease (OBA Real Property Section's The Abstract Page) - February 2011
  • Here Comes the Sun - How Rooftop Solar Panel 'Farms' Can Turn Sunshine Into Dollars (Building Magazine) - October/November 2010
  • Tapping into the Power of the Sun, Co-author (Mississauga Business Times) - September 2010
  • Commercial Real Estate: When (Not If) Businesses Should Go Green (2008/2009 Lexpert CCCA/ACCJE Corporate Counsel Directory and Yearbook ) - August 2008
  • A Look at the Green Building Trend (Mississauga Board of Trade Magazine) - January 2008
  • The Green Age - Making Your Real Estate Greener (Mississauga Business Times) - December 2007

(ii) Speaking Engagements for Clients

  • Environmental Liability Primer for real estate agents - basic concepts of environmental testing, remediation and risk assessment from a layman's point of view and addresses risk allocation between vendors and purchasers, joint presentation with AEL Environment to:
    • CBRE Toronto West Office in Markham - May 23, 2018
    • Cushman & Wakefield Toronto North/East Office in Markham - November 8, 2017
    • Jones Lang LaSalle in Mississauga - April 11, 2017
    • Avison Young in Mississauga - November 16, 2016
    • Cushman Wakefield Toronto West Office in Mississauga - October 25, 2016
    • Avison Young in Mississauga - June 17, 2014
  • Construction Mortgages and Priorities, presented to CIBC Mississauga Commercial Banking Main Branch - March 5, 2018
  • Environmental Liability Refresher for Lenders, joint presentation with AEL Environment to TD Bank GTA West Office in Brampton - May 17, 2017
  • Doing Business in Canada: Investing in Real Estate, Presented to:
    • Cleveland Bar Association, International and Immigration Law Section - February 28, 2017
    • Clients of Wegman, Hessler & Vanderburg in Cleveland, Ohio - February 27, 2017
    • Clients of Shepherd Finkelman Miller & Shah, LLP in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania - June 9, 2016
  • Transitioning Along Changing Times, Joint presentation with TD Bank/TD Wealth/Ierfino & Associates (Accountants) to clients in Mississauga on integrated professional advice on Wills, Estate Planning, Creditor Proofing and Unanimous Shareholder Agreements - November 4, 2016
  • Environmental Liability & Protection Marketing Video - September 2016
  • BDO: 2016 Real Estate & Construction Breakfast Series - Lessons Learned from Failed Projects, presented to BDO and clients:
    • Mississauga - April 21, 2016
    • Burlington - April 5, 2016
    • Markham - March 31, 2016
  • Business Succession Planning, joint presentation with TD Bank/TD Wealth/Ierfino & Associates (Accountants) to clients in Niagara-On-The-Lake on the importance of integrated professional advice, multiple wills and real estate tax planning - November 8, 2015
  • MBOT: Financial Benefits of Sustainability for Your Business, Speaker (Green leases and environmental management plans) - June 10, 2015
  • MBOT LEED Breakfast Session: Creating Savings & Value through Tenant Engagement, Speaker - July 23, 2014
  • BDC: Construction Lien Basics and Risk Management - October 16, 2013
  • Rogers Cable 10 Legal Minute Video: Make Hay While the Sun Shines - March, 2011
  • Roof Top Solar - Is it a Fit for You, joint presentation with Enfinity Canada/Solar Logix to:
    • Mississauga Real Estate Board - February 8, 2011
    • Oakville Milton District Real Estate Board - January 13, 2011
  • Rogers Cable 10, In Business TV Program: Rooftop Solar Panel Leasing - Making Your Building Pay For Itself - November 2010
  • Solar Rooftop Panel Leasing, joint presentation with Ontario Solar Academy/Greenlight Projects/Enfinity Canada/Flynn Canada to clients and the public in:
    • Windsor - October 14, 2010
    • London - October 7, 2010
    • Waterloo - October 5, 2010
    • Maple - June 6, 2010

(iii) Speaking Engagements for the Legal Community

  • OBA: Troubleshooting Problem Closings - May 17, 2018
  • OBA: Your Practical Refinancing Toolkit, Program Chair - December 5, 2017
  • SABA: Real Estate Lawyers' Tips and Tricks, Speaker - April 27, 2017
  • HCLA/CIAO/UCBA Seminar: Real Estate for the Non-Real Estate Lawyer, Speaker (What Condo Buyers/Sellers Should be Concerned About) - April 20, 2016
  • HCLA/UCBA Seminar: Buying & Selling a Business, Speaker (Due diligence issues and environmental liability where land is purchased asset) - June 4, 2015
  • OBA Real Estate Boot Camp: Successful Closings (And Avoiding Common Problems), Speaker - May 28, 2015
  • Scheduled to speak at OBA: Troubleshooting Problem Closings - May 17, 2018
  • OBA: Your Practical Refinancing Toolkit, Program Chair - December 5, 2017
  • SABA: Real Estate Lawyers' Tips and Tricks, Speaker - April 27, 2017
  • HCLA/CIAO/UCBA Seminar: Real Estate for the Non-Real Estate Lawyer, Speaker (What Condo Buyers/Sellers Should be Concerned About) - April 20, 2016
  • HCLA/UCBA Seminar: Buying & Selling a Business, Speaker (Due diligence issues and environmental liability where land is purchased asset) - June 4, 2015
  • OBA Real Estate Boot Camp: Successful Closings (And Avoiding Common Problems), Speaker - May 28, 2015