MATTHEW ELY, SENIOR VICE-PRESIDENT, COMMERCIAL & GENERAL COUNSEL

Matthew is Senior Vice-President, Commercial and General Counsel at Wesbild. He leads and manages all commercial operations, leasing, legal, risk and compliance activities and provides strategic legal advice on an enterprise-wide basis.

Prior to joining Wesbild, Matthew was Senior Legal Counsel at the Port of Vancouver where his practice encompassed all areas of real estate, leasing, infrastructure development, indigenous consultation, and environmental matters. He was lead counsel for the Port on the acquisition, development, construction and leasing of the container examination facility on Tsawwassen First Nation industrial lands. Prior to that, Matthew practiced commercial real estate law at Blake, Cassels and Graydon LLP and Clark Wilson LLP.

Matthew is a Certified In-House Counsel – Canada and holds a Bachelor of Commerce and a Juris Doctor from the University of British Columbia.

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