Ave Bross is an associate in the Real Estate & Development Group at Cassels. Ave’s practice focuses on all aspects of commercial real estate including project development, acquisitions and dispositions, leasing and secured lending. In addition to commercial real estate, his practice also includes work in the area of sports & entertainment, including esports. Prior to joining Cassels as an associate, Ave was both a summer and articling student at the firm.
Ave graduated from the J.D. program at Queen’s University. In his final year at Queen’s, Ave was awarded the Queen’s Law Prize in Fiduciary Obligation for achieving top standing in his Fiduciary Obligation class. While obtaining his degree, Ave was an active member in the Queen’s University community, working as Vice President of the Queen’s Sports and Entertainment Law Society and as an assistant coach for the Queen’s Men’s Varsity Basketball Team.
Prior to studying law, Ave graduated with a Bachelor of Arts from McGill University. He is a four-year Varsity Athlete and served as the captain for the McGill Men’s Varsity Basketball Team. During his undergraduate studies, Ave became a member of the Principal’s Student-Athlete Academic Honour Roll and was awarded as a two-time Academic All Canadian. He also received the C A Brodie Brockwell Prize and Max and Jennie Schwartz Award for academic excellence.