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Geza R. Banfai

McMillan LLP

Geza R. Banfai, McMillan LLP

Geza R. Banfai is counsel to McMillan, focusing exclusively on construction/infrastructure matters. His experience includes the preparation of domestic and international construction contracts; pre-bid, bid, and project alliancing; domestic and international joint venture and teaming agreements; negotiation and preparation of integrated team and P3 contracts; advice on procurement issues; contract claims and disputes; construction liens; trust claims; lien priority disputes; bond claims; claims involving the negligence of design professionals; and OHSA issues. Geza is a Director of the Canadian Construction Association (CCA), and a past director of the Consulting Engineers of Ontario (CEO) and the Toronto Construction Association (TCA). He remains active in an advisory role to these associations and continues as the ex-officio legal representative on the Canadian Construction Documents Committee. Geza is certified by the Law Society of Ontario as a Specialist in Construction Law and is a Fellow of the Canadian College of Construction Lawyers. He is the recipient of the 2016 OBA Award of Excellence in Construction and Infrastructure Law, and is the 2017 Toronto Construction Law Lawyer of the Year, The Best Lawyers in Canada.

Year Called to the Bar:1978 (ON)
181 Bay St, Suite 4400, Brookfield Pl, Bay Wellington Twr
Toronto, ON
Phone: (416) 865-7806
Fax: (416) 865-7048
E-mail: [email protected]

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