Ilana Cohen joins MarshallZehr

April 26, 2021

Ilana Cohen has joined the team at MarshallZehr as our Vice President, Legal and Compliance.

Ilana brings over 13 years of experience, primarily in commercial real estate. After beginning her practice as a real estate associate at Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP, Ilana moved in house where she served as the Regional Director of Legal for Oxford Properties Group, managing their Western Canadian Portfolio in Calgary, AB.

In 2017, Ilana started her own practice where she has engaged in general corporate, litigation management, construction and real estate work for various companies, large and small.

At MarshallZehr, Ilana will be taking a leadership role in our mortgage and regulatory compliance. Leveraging her talent and experience, she will be overseeing our internal legal processes, interactions with external counsel throughout the lending lifecycle, as well as being a driving force for strengthening our internal real estate and security knowledge.

“We look forward to Ilana adding her years of professional legal expertise and industry experience to the MZ team. She will add value to our company and our clients.”

Gregory Zehr, CEO of MarshallZehr

“We are looking forward to Ilana adding additional depth to the MarshallZehr team. Definitely, happy to have her experience as we navigate the ever more complex environment we operate in.”

Murray Snedden, CFO and Principal Broker at MarshallZehr

Ilana is called to the Ontario Bar (2007) and the Alberta Bar (2013). She is a graduate of Osgoode Hall Law School (LLB, 2006) and the University of Toronto (B.A.Hon, 2002) with additional certifications from the Rotman School of Business and the Ivey School of Business in leadership and change management respectively.