Brendan Bowles is a partner at Glaholt LLP in Toronto, and is Certified by the Law Society of Ontario as a Specialist in Construction Law. Mr. Bowles acts for a variety of clients involved in construction including subcontractors and suppliers, general contractors, owners, design professionals, sureties and insurers. He has experience conducting motions and trials in the Ontario Superior Court of Justice, and appellate experience up to and including the Ontario Court of Appeal. Mr. Bowles graduated from Queen’s University with a BA in 1995 and an LLB in 1998, and was called to the Ontario Bar in 2000. In 2004 he was designated as an Associate in Canadian Surety Bonding by the Surety Association of Canada. From 2006 to 2009 he was Continuing Legal Education Liaison for the Construction Law Section of the Ontario Bar Association, and from 2009 to 2012 he was co-editor of the section newsletter, Nuts & Bolts. He continues to serve on the Construction Law Section Executive as Vice-Chair. Mr. Bowles was formerly a lecturer in construction law at Ryerson University and George Brown College and is currently a guest lecturer at the University of Toronto, Faculty of Law.