2016 Rising Stars Award Winners


Alexander K. Fane, Bull Housser & Tupper LLP

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Alexander Fane is a partner in Bull Housser’s real estate group, focusing on large, complex and publicly important development projects. He has acted as lead counsel to Century Group Lands Corp. on the redevelopment of a shopping centre in Tsawwassen, BC, into a mixed-use residential and commercial community; to Aspac Developments Ltd. for a multi-billion- dollar residential-commercial development project in Richmond, BC; and BC Pavilion Corp. (PavCo) in the rezoning, development and operation of a $450-million casino/hotel complex next to BC Place. The rezoning approval process was highly contentious, requiring agreements on land exchanges, parks, streets and other public infrastructure. Alexander is a co-organizer of the annual Battle of the Bar Bands, raising $500,000 for the BC Chapter of the Canadian Bar Association Benevolent Society and a board member of Three Links Care Society, supporting Vancouver seniors’ housing.