Through the years, we have acted for the various parties in the construction pyramid, including developers, general contractors, subcontractors, material suppliers, owners, mortgagees and trustees in bankruptcy, municipal governments and agencies, landlords and tenants, public and private corporations.

When remedies or enforcement are needed we act swiftly and decisively in the areas of liens, breach of trust, labour and material payment bonds, debt collection, performance bonds, contract preparation and the resolution of all types of construction related disputes whether by way of litigation, mediation or arbitration. Other lawyers frequently seek advice from, or refer clients to our Group, as one of our Partners is the only lawyer in Hamilton to be certified by the Law Society of Upper Canada as a Specialist in Construction Law.

Services include:

  • Construction liens
  • Contract advice
  • Representation of builders or home owners on residential claims
  • Deficiency claims
  • Insolvency and restructuring issues for landlords and tenants
  • Landlord and tenant remedies
  • Tarion claims