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Michael Parsons is the practice leader of the Duff & Phelps Real Estate Advisory Group in Canada, based in Toronto. Michael has prepared appraisals and technical reviews and provided consulting on an array of real estate and related matters on behalf of legal counsel, developers, investors, private and public entities, financial institutions and government agencies. The Duff & Phelps Real Estate Advisory Group combines accounting, finance and real estate expertise in providing comprehensive support in commercial real estate matters. Michael is regularly called upon to provide expert witness evidence in court, tribunal, arbitration and mediation proceedings.
Michael received an MBA from the Rotman School of Management at the University of Toronto, a diploma in Urban Land Economics from the Sauder School of Business at the University of British Columbia and a bachelor’s degree in Environmental Studies, Honours Urban and Regional Planning from the University of Waterloo. He is a member of the Appraisal Institute of Canada, the Ontario Association of Land Economists and the Ontario Expropriation Association.
Michael has held a number of committee position with the Appraisal Institute of Canada and has delivered professional development on the subject of real estate valuation in expropriation.
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