Robert Wilson is a Senior Associate in the Construction Group at BLG's Ottawa office. Robert practices civil litigation and dispute resolution with an emphasis on construction, surety, insurance, and professional negligence matters.
Robert has acted for and advised clients on a variety of civil actions relating to contract and tort claims in Ontario, British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, and Northwest Territories.
Robert advises a variety of clients in the construction industry including sureties, insurers, hospitals, municipalities, developers, engineers, architects, suppliers, contractors, and sub-trades on all aspects of construction related matters including claims for breach of contract, litigating lien, trust, delay, deficiency and warranty claims, engineering/architect liability matters, surety bond disputes, indemnity claims, provision of course of construction advice, and preparation of construction related agreements.
Robert is experienced in conducting trials and all manner of applications, and has advocated on behalf of clients before all levels of court in Alberta, the Supreme Court of British Columbia, the Federal Court of Canada, and various administrative tribunals, and regularly represents clients in arbitrations and mediations.
Prior to joining BLG, Robert worked at a leading regional litigation firm in Vancouver, British Columbia.