Alexandra J. Zilbert

Alexandra is an Associate in Dickinson Wright’s Toronto office. Her practice focuses on commercial and residential real estate matters. She also represents both lenders and borrowers in connection with lending, financing and mortgage transactions.

Education & Credentials


University of Western Ontario

B.S. (Western Scholars), Honors Specialization in Environmental Science with Distinction, 2010
  • UWO In-Course Scholarship Year IV
  • Western Scholarship of Excellence for Academic Achievement

Schulich School of Law, Dalhousie University

J.D., 2013
  • McInnes Cooper Trade Laws Seminar Prize for the highest standing in International Trade Law
  • James Hendry Memorial Prize in International Environmental Law
  • Alistair Fraser Scholarship for Academic Achievement
  • Francis Hugh Bell Entrance Scholarship in Law for Academic Achievement

Prominent Assignments

Alexandra has represented:

  • Vendors in connection with the sale of multi-unit apartment buildings and commercial lands
  • Purchasers regarding the bulk purchase of condominium units
  • Various lenders in connection with mortgage loans
  • Commercial clients regarding leasing matters
  • Both vendors and purchasers in connection with the sale and purchase of condominium units and houses
  • Financial institutions in connection with asset backed financing transactions
  • Financial institutions in cross-border loan transactions
  • Receivers in connection with the sale of distressed real property assets
  • Commercial clients in the purchase and financing of gas stations
  • Corporate reorganization of real estate companies

Professional Involvement

  • Law Society of Upper Canada
  • Canadian Bar Association and Ontario Bar Association
  • Real Property Law Section and Young Lawyer's Division of the Ontario Bar Association
  • Toronto Lawyers Association
  • LAW Junior Lawyers Network


  • Contributed to Dickinson Wright's Industry Alerts
  • Contributed to Dickinson Wright’s “Transactions Involving Distressed Assets” Presentation for the Ontario Bar Association Program, February 2014
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