Kailey Sutton 

Kailey Sutton

Toronto
Brookfield Place, Suite 4400
181 Bay Street
Toronto, Ontario M5J 2T3

t: 416.945.8008
e: kailey.sutton@mcmillan.ca

overview

Kailey is an associate in the Commercial Real Estate Group in the firm’s Toronto office. She is building a practice focused on construction law, municipal land use planning and development law. Kailey joined McMillan as a summer student in 2015 and completed her articles with the firm in 2017.

Kailey received her Juris Doctor from the University of Toronto in 2016. While at law school, Kailey had a particular interest in advocacy-related competitions, and placed first in the 2015 Frank W. Callaghan Moot. She co-directed the 2016 Callaghan Moot, which involved working closely with the Court of Appeal, participating judges and lawyers. 

Kailey has appeared before Provincial Court (provincial offences division), committees of adjustment, and municipal councils in the Greater Toronto Area, and has been on record at the Toronto Local Appeal Body, Ontario Municipal Board, and now the Local Planning Appeal Tribunal.

When time permits, Kailey enjoys spending time outside playing on the firm softball team, working on her garden, and honing her culinary skills. 

Publications

Province Announces Major Changes to the Rules Governing Land Development
Ontario Premier to Set Precedent Invoking Notwithstanding Clause
Ford-ward Looking at the Impacts of the Better Local Government Act, 2018
Ontario Premier Doug Ford Intends to Cut Toronto City Wards from 47 to 25 for 2018 Municipal Election
Think twice before obtaining a labour and material payment bond – new liability for an old security
The WELL Building Standard
The Passing of Bill 139
Are Canadian Businesses Ready For a Cyber Attack?
Budget 2017: Proposed GST/HST Amendments
Federal Jurisdiction in Municipal Matters: What Happens When the Provinces or Municipalities Step on Federal Toes?
WELL Building Standard: Shifting the Focus to Wellness in the Built Environment
Bill 26: Proposed Domestic Violence Leave a First of its Kind in Ontario

Education

  • University of Toronto, Juris Doctor - 2016
  • University of Toronto, Masters of Criminology - 2012

Year Of Call

  • Called to the Ontario bar - 2017

Practices

administrative law
commercial real estate
construction
construction litigation
dispute resolution
mediation
municipal and land use planning law
planning and approvals

Industries

construction
infrastructure
greenbuild

Directorships and Professional Associations

  • Ontario Bar Association
  • BILD (Building Industry and Land Development Organization) 
  • Urban Land Institute, Toronto Chapter, Program Committee
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Kailey is an associate in the Commercial Real Estate Group in the firm’s Toronto office. She is building a practice focused on construction law, municipal land use planning and development law. Kailey joined McMillan as a summer student in 2015 and completed her articles with the firm in 2017.

Kailey received her Juris Doctor from the University of Toronto in 2016. While at law school, Kailey had a particular interest in advocacy-related competitions, and placed first in the 2015 Frank W. Callaghan Moot. She co-directed the 2016 Callaghan Moot, which involved working closely with the Court of Appeal, participating judges and lawyers. 

Kailey has appeared before Provincial Court (provincial offences division), committees of adjustment, and municipal councils in the Greater Toronto Area, and has been on record at the Toronto Local Appeal Body, Ontario Municipal Board, and now the Local Planning Appeal Tribunal.

When time permits, Kailey enjoys spending time outside playing on the firm softball team, working on her garden, and honing her culinary skills.