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Construction Litigation

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Torkin Manes’ Construction Litigation team has extensive experience and deep bench strength at the senior, intermediate and junior levels. Our depth of knowledge enables us to effectively manage all categories of construction disputes.

We regularly act for the full spectrum of construction industry participants, including public and private sector owners, general contractors, construction managers, design-builders, cities, counties, municipal corporations, sureties, transportation authorities, subcontractors, suppliers, financial institutions, architects, engineers and other design professionals. We also act on behalf of public sector owners of healthcare facilities, community housing developments, power plants, universities, colleges, churches and community groups.

Our clients can confidently rely upon the strong advocacy skills of our construction litigators, whose experience encompasses the prosecution and defence of all types of construction claims, including procurement disputes, breach of contract, claims for lien, delays, breach of trust, negligence, performance and labour and material payment bond claims. We focus on dispute resolution at trial and appellate levels of the court, and all Alternative Dispute Resolution forums, including mediation, adjudication and arbitration.

Our expertise ranges from simple disputes for payment of unpaid accounts to legally complex multi-party and high-risk proceedings involving substantial damages and delay claims involving extensive documentary production and specialized expert witnesses.

Torkin Manes’ Construction Litigation team understands the complexities of the construction industry and our clients’ businesses and goals. We have an exceptional reputation for strategically advocating for clients facing construction-related disputes. At all stages of the litigation process, our team works with our clients to implement a strategy that advances their matters and focuses on their ultimate goals. We combine our legal knowledge and sound judgment to minimize the risks to our clients and maximize success.