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Aleem Popatia

Partner, Student Recruitment and Programs

Practice areas

Corporate and Commercial Law

  • Private mergers and acquisitions
  • Corporate structuring and re-organizations
  • Commercial Lending
  • Limited Partnerships

Real Estate Law

  • Acquisition, financing and sale of commercial and residential real estate
  • Condominium law
  • Land Development
  • Commercial Leasing

Franchising

  • Franchise Disclosure and Registration
  • Franchise Agreements and Area Development Agreements

Experience

Ogilvie LLP

Firm Management, 2016 - Present

Partner, 2015 - Present

Associate, 2008 - 2014

Student-At-Law, 2007 - 2008


Education

Juris Doctor with Distinction - University of Saskatchewan, 2007

Bachelor of Commerce, Finance - University of Alberta, 2004


Professional activities & memberships

  • Member, Law Society of Alberta
  • Member, Law Society of Saskatchewan
  • Canadian Bar Association
    • Past Chair, Business Law Section
    • Member, Business Law, Real Property and Taxation Section

Community activities & memberships

  • Board of Directors, Habitat for Humanity, 2011 – 2017
  • Legal Chair, Ismaili Council Legal Board, 2012 – 2015
  • Ogilvie LLP Employee Campaign Co-Chair, United Way, 2007