Cases


Counsel for Villarboit Holdings Limited in an application/counter-application to enforce rights under a series of contractual agreements relating to a real estate development project.


Counsel to the plaintiffs in an action relating to the design and construction of a data centre.


Counsel to the plaintiff in an action relating to deficiencies in a residential development project in Keswick.


Counsel to the responding parties in contempt proceedings arising from an action relating to custom-built moulds for concrete pre-cast.


Counsel to a developer in a dispute relating to the construction and management of two condominium developments.  Successfully resisted a motion to compel the transfer of shares to the moving parties pursuant to an alleged trust.


Counsel to a steel manufacturer in a successful hearing before the Building Code Commission.


Counsel to the defendant GG Eight Cumberland Inc in connection with an action relating to a condominium development project in downtown Toronto.


Counsel to GE Canada Equipment Financing GP in a dispute relating to the financing of a hotel construction project.


Counsel to a property owner in a dispute relating to a collapsed retaining wall consisting of gabion baskets.


Counsel to plaintiff University in a successful trial of an action arising from fraud by senior university executives in connection with construction and maintenance work.


Counsel to a series of companies in proceedings involving a receivership over commercial real estate developments and efforts to recover $110 million in funds improperly diverted.  The matter involved dozens of contested motions and several appeals on a variety of commercial, real estate issue and construction law issues.


Counsel to a general contractor in a claim under the Construction Lien Act.


Counsel to the development Empire Communities in a dispute relating to a joint venture for a large residential community development.


Counsel to a purchaser in a successful proceeding to oppose a Construction Lien Act Trustee’s attempt to disclaim several agreements of purchase and sale.


Counsel to SNC Lavalin in connection with a dispute regarding the construction of a water main in Peel Region.


Counsel to a provincial government agency in an arbitration relating to a province-wide construction project.


Counsel to the Ontario Power Authority in relation to the review of the construction and relocation of two gas plants by the Ontario legislature's Standing Committee on Justice Policy.


Counsel to the defendant developer in a class action alleging breach of contract and negligence relating to the installation of plumbing fixtures.


Counsel to SNC Lavalin in connection with a dispute relating to the construction of a condominium tower.


Counsel to a project manager in a series of disputes involving the design and construction of a mining project, including processing and power generation facilities.  These disputes involved complicated engineering, project management and construction issues.


Counsel to a developer in connection with dispute relating to a large mixed residential commercial project.


Counsel for the successful respondent, Walker Aggregates Inc, in an application for judicial review of a decision of the Joint Board to grant conditional approval to Walker Aggregates to develop a quarry on land that falls within the Niagara Escarpment Plan area.


Counsel to the defendant in a dispute relating to claims for liens under the Construction Lien Act in a large construction project.


Counsel to a developer in a successful dismissal of an appeal by City regarding demolition permit issued by the Ontario Municipal Board.


Counsel to a developer in a dispute relating to residential subdivision development.


Counsel to owner/developer of landmark condominium project at One Bloor Street East in a complex debt restructuring, including successful defense of attempted pre-arranged sale by receiver to the purchaser of the mortgage debt.


Counsel to a municipality in an appeal in a construction matter.


Counsel to the successful plaintiff in a trial relating to a breach of contract regarding the construction of nursing homes in Ontario.


Counsel to a court-appointed receiver-manager in respect of a construction dispute.


Counsel to a major land developer against the Province of Ontario in respect of a development planning area established under the Ontario Planning and Development Act.


Counsel to community organization on a request for review of an Ontario Municipal Board decision approving an Official Plan Amendment permitting residential development at the David Dunlap Observatory in Richmond Hill.