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Glaholt Bowles LLP specializes in the resolution of construction disputes and has received numerous awards for excellence in our area of expertise including a recommended firm ranking from Benchmark Litigation, a top ranked award from Chambers Canada, a best firm award from Best Lawyers and a ‘most frequently recommended’ ranking by Lexpert. From private developments to large scale public works, infrastructure projects and megaprojects, we help our clients manage claims through traditional litigation and all forms of alternative dispute resolution (ADR).

We provide advice and advocacy throughout Canada and internationally at every stage of the construction development process, in all types of projects, from process plants, power generation and transmission, and other heavy industrial projects, to mixed residential/commercial developments, highways and roads, bridges, urban infrastructure and major recreational facilities. 

In addition to our commitment to our clients, which include Canada’s leading construction and engineering firms, Glaholt Bowles LLP is committed to giving back to the industry. Our lawyers teach at law schools across Ontario and have authored and co-authored some of Canada's most frequently referenced texts in construction law and alternative dispute resolution such as Conduct of Lien, Trust and Adjudication Proceedings (Carswell, 2022), the 2022 Annotated Ontario Construction Act (Carswell, 2022), Construction Trusts (Carswell, 1998), Construction, Builders’ and Mechanics' Liens in Canada (Carswell, 2020) and the Construction and Alternative Dispute Resolution titles of Halsbury’s Laws of Canada. 

Our team includes Counsel to the firm with extensive experience in corporate and securities litigation, including OSC defense work, real property litigation, secured transaction litigation, professional liability defense work, and other related areas.