John is a leading lawyer in construction law, and is regularly called upon to provide strategic advice and act as trusted advisor to some of our Firm's longstanding clients. John regularly represents general contractors, bonding companies, insurers (professional liability of architects and engineers), sub-contractors and owners in construction matters of all nature. He is involved in large, complex construction matters and surety workouts concerning several construction projects. He also advises with respect to product liability issues, commercial fraud, fidelity insurance issues and directors' and officers' liability. John has represented clients before all instances in Québec and encourages the use of alternative dispute resolution mechanisms for quick determination of conflicts.
From 2006 to 2017, John was a member of BLG's National Management Committee as well as Montréal Regional Managing Partner. Between 2003 and 2014, he was a member of the Partnership Board of which he was chair for the 2006-07 term.