Construction Trusts

The Ontario Construction Lien Act trust provisions imposes personal liability on officers, directors, and controlling individuals of corporations required to pay contractors, subcontractors, and suppliers, on construction projects. The trust provisions of the Construction Lien Act provide a separate remedy from a lien which may be available in circumstances where lien rights have expired. Glaholt LLP’s lawyers regularly assist clients in bringing or defending claims for breach of trust under the Construction Lien Act.