Jessica Sheridan  

Senior Associate

Executive Summary

Jessica Sheridan is a senior associate in our Ottawa office. Jessica has extensive experience in all aspects of commercial real estate transactions, including complex mixed use development projects, infrastructure projects, joint ventures, acquisitions, disposals, financing, leasing, and construction contracts.

Jessica advises clients across a broad range of sectors including retail, leisure, waste, water, transportation, forestry, health and the public sector.

Prior to joining Borden Ladner Gervais, Jessica practiced commercial real estate law in large commercial law firms for over eight years in England and New Zealand.

Representative Work

  • Advised municipalities in connection with the development of a new transit system; complex stratified mixed use developments, and disposals of surplus lands for development.
  • Acted on the acquisition of a portfolio of hospitals for a hospital operator.
  • Lead role in the New Zealand Property aspects of the Woolworths Australia due diligence and transfer and leaseback to a new REIT of $1.45 billion of Australasian retail properties, including grocery stores and shopping malls.
  • Advised Progressive Enterprises on development and leasing of its major mixed use development at Vinegar Lane, Ponsonby, Auckland.
  • Advised Argosy Property on all aspects of its redevelopment of 15 Stout Street, Wellington.
  • Acted for a national rail company in connection with the development of a stratified development over a rail corridor.
  • Acted for a major water company on the development of surplus land including a major, five phase, industrial and fulfillment centre.
  • Acted for Biffa Waste Services in connection with the redevelopment of a brownfield site into an Energy from Waste Facility.
  • Acted for a regional development agency in connection with the development of a new bridge and regeneration of a harbor.