Ernie A. Hee* 

Ernie A. Hee*

Vancouver
Royal Centre, Suite 1500
1055 West Georgia Street, PO Box 11117
Vancouver, British Columbia V6E 4N7

t: 604.235.3028
e: ernie.hee@mcmillan.ca

overview

Ernie is a partner in the firm's Vancouver office. He advises on all aspects of commercial real estate and corporate/commercial law, and has a varied client base which includes well known REITS, developers, pension funds, limited partnerships and private individuals. Ernie also acts for European real estate investors and has acted for prominent U.S. investors and real estate funds on various acquisitions in B.C.

Ernie has practiced law for over 35 years in Alberta and B.C. and has closed transactions totaling in excess of a billion dollars in his career. His skill as a negotiator and closer is well known in the real estate community.

Ernie is a Board Member of and Legal Counsel to the Vancouver Chapter of NAOIP. He is conversant in German.

Representative Matters

  • Acting for a large U.S. Real Estate Fund in its acquisition of two shopping centres in B.C.
  • Acting for major CDN REIT in its acquisition of properties in AB and B.C.
  • Acting for significant U.S. investor in its acquisition of a major hotel in downtown Vancouver
  • Acting for a large residential apartment real estate fund in its acquisition and disposition of various portfolio's of apartment buildings
  • Acting for a Canadian manager of retail/industrial/office buildings for German investors in ON, AB and BC
  • Acting for Canadian limited partnership consisting of German investors in its Edmonton office holdings
  • Acting for an Austrian investor in his investment in Vancouver office buildings
  • Acting for a number of developers in developing industrial, office and retail income generating properties
  • Acting on the sale of over 2000 condominium units in the Lower Mainland
  • Acting for two large CDN transportation companies on the relocation and development of new distribution facilities
  • Acting for a Chinese investor in his purchase of a large B.C. resort

News

McArthurGlen Designer Outlet Centre and Western Investment Properties recognized at the 2016 Commercial Real Estate Awards of Excellence

Practices

commercial real estate
business law

Directorships and Professional Associations

  • ICSC 2009 and 2010 Whistler Conference Co-Chair
  • Board Member and Legal Counsel, NAIOP Commercial Real Estate Development Association, Vancouver Chapter

Teaching Engagements

  • Past Lecturer, Real Estate Law, Law Society of Alberta
  • Past Lecturer, Real Estate Law, Continuing Legal Education
  • Volunteer Teacher, Junior Achievement of British Columbia
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Ernie is a partner in the firm's Vancouver office. He advises on all aspects of commercial real estate and corporate/commercial law, and has a varied client base which includes well known REITS, developers, pension funds, limited partnerships and private individuals. Ernie also acts for European real estate investors and has acted for prominent U.S. investors and real estate funds on various acquisitions in B.C.

Ernie has practiced law for over 35 years in Alberta and B.C. and has closed transactions totaling in excess of a billion dollars in his career. His skill as a negotiator and closer is well known in the real estate community.

Ernie is a Board Member of and Legal Counsel to the Vancouver Chapter of NAOIP. He is conversant in German.

  • Acting for a large U.S. Real Estate Fund in its acquisition of two shopping centres in B.C.
  • Acting for major CDN REIT in its acquisition of properties in AB and B.C.
  • Acting for significant U.S. investor in its acquisition of a major hotel in downtown Vancouver
  • Acting for a large residential apartment real estate fund in its acquisition and disposition of various portfolio's of apartment buildings
  • Acting for a Canadian manager of retail/industrial/office buildings for German investors in ON, AB and BC
  • Acting for Canadian limited partnership consisting of German investors in its Edmonton office holdings
  • Acting for an Austrian investor in his investment in Vancouver office buildings
  • Acting for a number of developers in developing industrial, office and retail income generating properties
  • Acting on the sale of over 2000 condominium units in the Lower Mainland
  • Acting for two large CDN transportation companies on the relocation and development of new distribution facilities
  • Acting for a Chinese investor in his purchase of a large B.C. resort