Summary

With a team of professionals specializing in the construction industry, we make your mandate our mission. We make your case our cause. And, like you, we believe that nothing less than excellence will do.

Our lawyers are consistently ranked among the top construction law professionals. Our International Construction Projects Group also includes professional engineers who give us that added edge and understanding. If you are looking for a law firm with the experience, knowledge and toughness to get to the bottom of an issue and deliver results, look to BLG. We offer a complete project lifecycle service, with up-front legal advice to help you achieve your business goals and dispute resolution services if matters become contentious.

BLG represents major construction companies, public and private project owners, engineers, architects, consultants, contractors, manufacturers, material suppliers, property managers, financiers, underwriters and insurers. If you are a Canadian client involved in a domestic or foreign construction project or an international client involved in a Canadian or international project, you can rely on BLG to provide prompt, strategic and cost-effective solutions.


 

Bruce Reynolds and Sharon Vogel on Construction Risk Management

Bruce Reynolds, a partner at BLG and Chair of the International Construction Projects Group, and Sharon Vogel, a partner at BLG and Regional Leader of the International Construction Projects Group, discuss the Role of Insurance in Construction Risk Management.


 

The Paradigm Shift in Construction Law

Bruce Reynolds, a partner at BLG and Chair of the International Construction Projects Group, discusses the importance of insurance in construction projects and advises on how to keep costs under control. He also outlines what construction professionals should look for in their legal counsel.

Publications

Our lawyers frequently write for a variety of publications both in Canada and globally on international construction law issues.

Representative Work

We provide a full range of services, including:

  • Negotiating and drafting all forms of construction and engineering contracts and agreements
  • Drafting RFQs, RFPs and other procurement documents
  • Infrastructure and mega-project advice
  • Public-private partnerships
  • Construction and engineering risk management
  • Project financing advice and structuring
  • Licensing, regulatory and environmental matters advice
  • Product liability advice
  • Insurance coverage and defence
  • Professional errors and omissions advice and defence
  • Traditional and alternative dispute resolution services for all types of claims, arising at any stage of the project lifecycle
  • Acting as counsel to or arbitrator in international arbitrations