Our dedicated construction law group is one of the largest in Western Canada. It includes lawyers with backgrounds in professional engineering and with direct experience in the construction industry. We know the business. JML has over the years provided practical and cost-effective legal services in relation to many major Western Canadian projects.
JML’s lawyers have extensive experience in all aspects of construction risk management and dispute resolution, involving litigation, arbitration and mediation. We represent owners, general contractors, design professionals, sub-contractors, material suppliers, sureties, lenders and insurers. Our lawyers are frequently asked to be arbitrators, mediators or referees in disputes.
JML’s lawyers have a great depth of experience in managing and efficiently resolving complex construction disputes. We provide leading edge advice on a variety of procurement and contracting issues. Our lawyers are frequent contributors to leading Canadian conferences and legal texts relating to construction and builders liens, and maintain a strong commitment to continuing legal education for the construction industry and related professions.
JML provides a full spectrum of legal services in contract design and negotiation, construction risk mitigation and dispute resolution in claims for cost over-runs, extended durations, delays, acceleration and productivity claims, faulty design and construction, products liability, building envelope failures, builders liens and worker safety issues.
Our construction law group strives to provide focused, practical and cost-effective legal services to a wide variety of construction industry participants.