Aubie J. Herscovitch

Partner
Legal assistant
Florence Elie

Aubie J. Herscovitch helps you successfully negotiate your real estate and commercial agreements.

Aubie is the head of the firm’s Real Estate Law team. He advises businesses of all sizes and industries on their commercial activities and real estate needs. He represents developers, investors, owners, landlords and tenants in the acquisition, development, financing, leasing, purchase and sale of property assets both in and outside Québec. 

Aubie also has extensive experience with business law, including due diligence and limited partnership agreements. He negotiates, drafts and reviews a wide range of commercial agreements for financial institutions, banks and private lenders. He also puts his vast knowledge to use in the establishment of securities on personal and real property, as well as in the context of financing, loans and factoring arrangements. His successful career is built on his commitment to partner closely with clients in order to develop the best legal strategies, reach desired outcomes and protect their interests.

Aubie is a prolific philanthropist in the Montréal community. He participates in numerous fundraising activities and has served on the board of directors of several non-profit organizations, including the Israel Cancer Research Fund.

LL.B.
Université Laval, 1987

LL.L.
Osgoode Hall Law School, Université York, 1986

B.A.
St-John’s University (NY, USA), 1983

Associates of Applied Sciences
Fashion Institute of Technology, State University of New York, 1981

Professional Affiliations
Member, Barreau du Québec
Member, Canadian Bar Association – Québec
Member, International Council of Shopping Centers
Member, Institut de développement urbain du Québec

Best Lawyers in Canada® 
Commercial Leasing Law
2021, 2022

Real Estate Law
2022

  • Panelist, Real Estate Conference, Concordia Real Estate Club, 2020
  • Recours et clauses d’assurance en bail commercial : Comment bien négocier les clauses de gestion de risque, Journées stratégiques sur les baux commerciaux, 2020
  • L'importance de la vérification diligente dans le cadre de vos transactions, Journée stratégique sur le développement immobilier et urbain, Open Forum ouvert in collaboration with Crew M, 2018
  • Mécanismes de protection et garanties faciles à exécuter du point de vue du locateur vs du locataire, The Canadian Institute, 2009
  • Securing the Covenant in Troubled Times: Practical Advice for Landlords and Tenants, ICSC Law Conference, 2009
19. 02. 2021
Strategic Days on Commercial Leasing: Aubie J. Herscovitch and Léa Couture-Thériault will clarify leases’ insurance clauses and the notion of loss
26. 11. 2020
Concordia Real Estate Club: Aubie J. Herscovitch and Piero Biasini support the emerging generation in the real estate industry
13. 11. 2020
Aubie J. Herscovitch and Léa Couture-Thériault discuss commercial leases
14. 10. 2020
Deadline for disclosure of a nominee agreement
27. 08. 2020
Best Lawyers in Canada 2021: 18 lawyers are recognized
27. 07. 2020
Important decision on force majeure in commercial leases
28. 05. 2020
The CECRA: A second wind for SMBs rental’s obligations
17. 01. 2019
No one should ignore the law... and section 107 of the Cannabis Regulation Act
20. 12. 2018
Legalization of cannabis: measures to be taken
25. 09. 2018
Aubie Herscovitch and Eric Lasry, speakers at a workshop about the importance of due diligence in transactions
12. 07. 2018
Beware of the increase in monetary guarantees for projects affecting the heritage of the Ville-Marie borough
31. 05. 2018
Buyer beware!
10. 10. 2017
Real estate agents beware: More is better
06. 10. 2017
The art of the law
27. 09. 2017
If the shoe fits, thank De Grandpré Chait
12. 04. 2017
De Grandpré Chait at the wheel
24. 02. 2017
Aubie Herscovitch: Guiding a new generation
22. 02. 2017
De Grandpré Chait takes great care of Brunswick Medical Group
25. 01. 2017
De Grandpré Chait answers the call
23. 01. 2017
With the help of De Grandpré Chait, Carrier Mausoleums Construction Inc. continues to dominate its industry