William S. Dahms
Biographie( Disponible en anglais seulement )
Bill Dahms practises in the area of corporate, real property and land development law and is a partner in the Kitchener-Waterloo office of Miller Thomson.
Within his corporate practice, Bill is retained by clients to provide advice in general corporate areas including amalgamations and incorporation of companies. He routinely prepares and advises with respect to commercial contracts, partnership agreements and joint venture co-ownership agreements.
In the area of real estate, Bill is regularly called upon to advise on the purchase, sale and development of commerical properties and, all forms of commercial lease agreements. He frequently represents leading financial institutions and businesses in connection with loan transactions secured against real property. Bill is also recognized by the Law Society of Upper Canada as a Certified Specialist in Real Estate Law, recognizing that he has met the established standards of experience and knowledge requirements in this area of law and, that he has maintained exemplary standards of professional practice.
Bill has acted for numerous land developers in all aspects of commercial and residential land development and redevelopment including condominiums. He assists clients with all types of land development applications including official plan amendments, zone changes, site plan approvals, subdivisions, severance consents and minor variances. Bill has appeared on behalf of clients at Ontario Municipal Board hearings and before numerous Committees of Adjustment.
Bill is actively involved in various community organizations and enjoys cottaging, skiing and golfing in his spare time.
- LL.B., University of Windsor, 1981
- Mediation Courses, I and II, University of Waterloo, 1997
- Graduate Studies, Regional Planning and Resource Development, University of Guelph, 1975 - 1977
- BES., (Hons), University of Waterloo, 1975
- Arbitration Course, Part II, Arbitration and Mediation Institute of Ontario Dispute Resolution Centre, 1996
- Certified Specialist (Real Estate Law)
Principaux domaines de pratiques
- Baux commerciaux
- Achats et ventes dans le domaine commercial
- Refinancement commercial
Admission au Barreau
- Ontairo Bar, 1983