Robert Hughes

General Counsel & Corporate Secretary at Dream Global REIT

Robert Hughes joined Dream in 2014 and is the General Counsel. Mr. Hughes is responsible for legal, corporate governance, corporate secretarial functions, and overall risk mitigation related matters for the Dream Entities. Mr. Hughes has been involved in over $10 billion of transactions in North America and Europe including the sale of Dream Global REIT to Blackstone, the United States and European expansions for Dream Industrial REIT, the Dream/PAULS Corp partnership venture and creation of the US multi-family asset management platform. Prior to joining Dream, Mr. Hughes spent over ten years in the corporate practice group at Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP where he focused on public and private M&A, corporate finance, corporate governance and general corporate matters in various sectors including the real estate sector. Mr. Hughes is a member of the Law Society of Upper Canada, holds a bachelor of laws from Queen’s Law School and was called to the Ontario Bar in 2003.



  • General Counsel & Corporate Secretary

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