Michael PolowinPartner, National Municipal Group Leader at Gowling WLG (Canada) LLP
Michael Polowin is one of Ontario's leading lawyers in municipal and real estate law. A Gowling WLG partner with more than 35 years' experience, he provides strategic advice in development, municipal and planning law, and real estate, through the full spectrum of acquisition, financing and development. Michael acts for some of the largest developers in Canada and in developments throughout Ontario, appearing in Court and at the LPAT. Top-ranked by Chambers Canada, Lexpert and Best Lawyers in Canada, Michael also writes regularly in various publications, commenting on municipal and planning issues; He believes in giving back. Michael is a member of the Ottawa chapter of BOMA, as a member of the Government Affairs Committee. He is also a member of GOHBA, as a member of the Builder-Developer Council. Michael is also Chair of the Jewish Federation of Ottawa.