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Peter Hagel Photo
Peter Hagel Photo

Peter Hagel is a member of the Commercial Real Estate group in McMillan’s Vancouver office. He advises clients on a broad range of real estate matters including the acquisition, financing, leasing, and development of all categories of real property.  He has extensive experience advising developers on all stages of the development process from structuring the development entity and assembly of the development lands through to the sale and leasing of the project.

In addition to his real estate practice, Peter frequently advises business clients on a variety of corporate and commercial law matters including the purchase and sale of businesses and the implementation of business reorganizations.



Representative Matters

  • Acted on behalf of a group of labour organizations in their acquisition of an industrial building owned by a foreign affiliate
  • Acted on behalf of a developer with respect to its proposed development of a mixed-use project consisting of a residential tower and a hotel
  • Acted on behalf of a developer with respect to a 141-unit condominium development
  • Acted on behalf of a developer with respect to a mixed-use strata development consisting of residential strata lots and ground floor commercial units
  • Act on behalf of developers in the preparation of disclosure statements and ensure ongoing compliance with the Real Estate Development Marketing Act
  • Act on behalf of commercial landlords and tenants in the negotiation of retail, office, and industrial leases
  • Acted on behalf of a hearing aid retailer with locations throughout the lower mainland with respect to the sale of the business by way of shares
  • Acted on behalf of a grocery store franchisor with respect to the preparation of franchise documents and associated agreements
  • Acted on behalf of a port-services company with respect to its amalgamation with a wholly owned subsidiary and its continuation from Ontario into British Columbia
  • Acted on behalf of an international travel technology company with respect to regulatory compliance and licensing matters in British Columbia

Speaking Engagements

Employment Law Considerations When Buying Or Selling A Business

2017

Estate Planning Tips for Small Businesses

2017

Directorships & Affiliations

  • Law Society of British Columbia

Education & Admissions

2013
Called to British Columbia bar
2013
Called to Alberta bar
2012
JDUniversity of Alberta
2008
BASimon Fraser University

Deals & Cases (2 Posts)

Featured Insight

West Fraser Completes Sale of Quesnel River and Slave Lake Pulp Mills

On April 20, 2024, West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (TSX and NYSE: WFG) completed its previously announced agreement to sell its Quesnel River Pulp mill in British Columbia and its Slave Lake Pulp mill in Alberta to Atlas Holdings.

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Apr 20, 2024
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West Fraser to Sell Two Pulp Mills in Western Canada to Atlas Holdings

On September 22, 2023, West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (TSX and NYSE: WFG) (“West Fraser”) announced its agreement to sell it’s Quesnel River Pulp mill in Quesnel, British Columbia and its Slave Lake Pulp mill in Slave Lake, Alberta to Atlas Holdings (“Atlas”) for US$120 Million.

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Sep 22, 2023