Ms Marie-Andrée Thibault > Dentons > Montreal, Canada > Lawyer Profile


Work Department

Real Estate




Marie-Andrée Thibault is a partner and local Practice Group Leader for Dentons’ Real Estate group in our Montréal office. She specializes in real estate development, acquisitions, sales and real estate financing.

With a primary focus on representing real estate promoters, Marie-Andrée provides invaluable guidance and strategic counsel, assisting and supporting clients with every aspect of their real estate transactions. Notably, she also represents both borrowers and lenders involved in project development and financing within the energy, mines and infrastructure sectors. Additionally, her experience includes negotiating and drafting commercial leases for landlords and tenants alike providing her a unique 360-degree perspective.


English and French


Université de Montréal, 2005

Lawyer Rankings

Canada > Real estate

Dentons leverages the bench strength of its global network to provide a comprehensive service to real estate companies and developers, entrepreneurs, owners and tenants of commercial retail, office and industrial buildings, shopping centres and hotels, in addition to purchasers, sellers and investors (financial institutions, pension funds, REITs), on a diverse spectrum of real estate matters. The practice is led by Clark Kassian in Calgary, who brings expertise to acquisitions, dispositions, joint ventures, land development and commercial leasing; Katarzyna Sliwa in Toronto, who manages complex negotiations related to approval processes for development and redevelopment projects; rail, hotel and leisure specialist Lyle Zulak in Calgary; Robert Bothwell in Edmonton, who joined from Bennett Jones LLP in February 2023; Sheldon Disenhouse in Toronto, who focuses on commercial leasing; Philip Rimer in Ottawa, who specializes in real estate and infrastructure transactions with Indigenous stakeholders; Scott Wilson in Vancouver, who brings experience to acquisitions, dispositions, reorganizations, and energy and infrastructure projects; and Marie-Andrée Thibault, who arrived at the Montreal office from Fasken in May 2023. Other key figures include Jillian Shortt, who operates out of the Toronto and Calgary offices and who assists with the creation of single and two-tier joint venture structures and limited partnerships. Isaiah Banach joined as counsel in May 2023.