Areas of Practice - Commercial Litigation & ADR

Our lawyers are routinely involved in the resolution of disputes involving various aspects of commercial law, including the following:

  • Appellate Advocacy (Ontario Court of Appeal, Federal Court of Appeal and Supreme Court of Canada)
  • Administrative Tribunals – Canadian International Trade Tribunal, Canadian Transportation Agency, Transportation Appeal Tribunal of Canada, Ontario Highway Transport Board, Licence Appeal Tribunal
  • Agency Disputes
  • Arbitrations – Commercial Domestic and International
  • Asset Recovery and Tracing
  • Bailment Claims
  • Banking and Financing Litigation including Secured/Unsecured Enforcement and Recovery
  • Cargo Claims Involving Carriers and Freight Intermediaries
  • Claims for Unpaid Carrier Freight Charges
  • Commercial Fraud
  • Conflicts of Laws
  • Contract Drafting and Interpretation
  • Creditor Protection Proceedings
  • Debtor and Creditor matters
  • Directors & Officers Liability
  • Distribution Agreements and Disputes
  • Domestic Enforcement of Foreign Court Judgments
  • Energy Litigation
  • Enforcement of Contractual Obligations
  • Equipment or Other Lease Agreement Disputes
  • Financing or Trade Instruments such as Guarantees, Bonds and Letters of Credit Disputes
  • In Rem Actions and Pre-judgment Protection of Assets and Evidence
  • Insolvency Litigation
  • Insurance Policy Coverage Litigation
  • Joint Venture Disputes
  • Licensing Agreements
  • Mediations
  • Motor Truck Carrier Representation in “Show Cause” Hearings before Canadian Regulators
  • Non-Solicitation and Non-Competition Contract Clauses
  • Oppression Remedies
  • Partnership Disputes
  • Purchase and Sale of Assets Disputes
  • Procurement and International Trade Disputes
  • Sale of Goods
  • Service Contracts
  • Shareholder Disputes
  • Trade Practice Disputes
  • Trial advocacy (B.C., Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Ontario, Quebec, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia)