1000 De La Gauchetière St W, Suite 3700, Montréal, QC
Year called to bar: 1985 (QC)
Specializing in construction law, Guy Gilain has considerable experience in litigation and in drafting contractual documents. His clients include owners, developers, general and specialized contractors and equipment suppliers. He represents national and multinational companies, and various construction industry associations. Mr. Gilain acts as chair of the Construction group in Miller Thomson's Montréal office. He provides advice on issues regarding construction contracts, including negotiating, drafting, financing and handling claims, expense management or administrative management matters for all types of construction projects, including major civic works, commercial and industrial buildings, residential complexes and infrastructures. Mr. Gilain has represented clients resolving serious disputes by mediation or arbitration, and has occasionally acted as arbitrator and mediator. He has been a member of the Canadian College of Construction Lawyers for 10 years and sits on its board of directors. He has been repeatedly recognized by The Best Lawyers in Canada as a leader in construction law.