Simon Grégoire is a partner in BLG's Construction Law Group and is also Regional Leader of our International Litigation and Arbitration Group. Simon advises industry players both "upstream", for example, concerning governance and integrity programs, and "downstream". Specializing as he does in complex litigation, Simon has handled a large number of important cases, before both courts and arbitration tribunals. He is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (FCIArb) and has acted as both a pleader and an arbitrator. He has pleaded a number of landmark cases in the field of construction law in recent years. He has also published numerous articles and given many presentations in Canada, the United States and other countries in the Americas and Europe, on subjects related to the fields of litigation and construction, and he serves regularly as a trainer in workshops for younger lawyers on the art and techniques of trial advocacy.