Me J. David Holmested, Founder

Commercial and Corporate Law, Real Estate and Leasing Law

Telephone: 514 874-2000, Ext. 224
Fax: 514 874-9041

Assistant: Hélène Lamonde


Me J-David Holmested

Spoken and Written Languages:

French and English


L.L.L., Université de Montréal, 1974
La Sorbonne, 1971
C.E.P., Institut de sciences politiques de Paris, 1971
A.B., Brown University, 1970

Called to the Bar:

Québec – 1975

Professional Experience:

Me Holmested began his career in litigation, banking and insolvency with a major law firm in Montréal. Since 1980, he has concentrated on corporate and commercial law, with emphasis on commercial leasing and acquisitions. In 1986, he founded Holmested & Associés s.e.n.c.

Professional activities and associations:

Québec Bar Association
Canadian Bar Association
Canadian Tax Foundation
Fiscal and Financial Planning Association
International Council of Shopping Centres (ICSC)
American Bar Association


Me Holmested has lectured at McGill University and the University of Québec in Montréal. As well, he has been a panel speaker at the International Council of Shopping Centres, Legal Conference and he has been a lecturer at the Insight Conferences.