Janice Yau Garton has extensive experience in cross-border real estate transactions, focusing on real estate investments acting for institutional investors, funds, hospitality groups, retail brands, property development companies and private equity firms, including REITs. 

She has experience in commercial real estate transactions (including acquisitions, disposals, due diligence investigations, managing local counsel, ensuring compliance with local laws, drafting and negotiating letters of intent, share purchase agreements, subscription agreements, joint venture agreements, closing documents and other investor-related documentation, overseeing completions and managing post-completion matters), commercial contracts (including non-disclosure agreements, service contracts, management agreements, shareholders' agreements), property and retail investments (including leases and other documents which deal with property interests and registration), drafting and negotiating development agreements, management agreements and hospitality advice (including hotel management agreements, joint venture agreements, loyalty programs and time share products).

In addition to being Hong Kong qualified, Janice is also qualified as a solicitor and barrister in Ontario, Canada.