Bennett Jones LLP

Construction Department

Nationwide - Canada
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What the team is known for Western Canadian practice specialising in the provision of front-end construction counsel. Handles construction agreements and contract development, drawing upon the firm's recognised strength assisting clients in the power, oil and gas sectors. Also advises on litigation and arbitration.

Strengths The team "functions as a cohesive unit offering a complete suite of services," interviewees commented.

Work highlights Acted for North West Redwater Partnership on the negotiation and drafting of EPC, project management, and construction services agreements.

Notable practitioners

Jason Roth
leads the firm's construction law group. He frequently represents clients in the power and gas sectors throughout Western Canada. He ably assists with the negotiation and development of EPC and other contracts relating to project construction.

John Craig QC
is well respected for his abilities in construction litigation and arbitration. He also has a wealth of experience in contract drafting, insurance, and tender documentation. Sources note: "He is incredibly good with the overarching strategy," adding: "He is savvy as to how strategy and business work together."