Whether you are developers, contractors / sub-contractors, project companies, financiers, consultants, suppliers, builders or individuals despite the most cleverly designed contract, disputes in the construction and engineering industry can very quickly spiral into high value and complicated claims.
Despite the location, value or subject matter of the dispute, our experience allows us to assist you in avoiding disruption to ongoing projects so that they can be completed swiftly.
Rather than select a mediator with General Practice experience, we have found it paramount that an Experienced Mediators be chosen for the task at hand. For example, a technical problem may call for a mediator with on-site “hands on” experience in the construction industry. A difficult priorities problem involving mortgages and multiple lien actions may call for a mediator with background in the construction Lien Act litigation.
Mediation is usually conducted over an uninterrupted day, and aims to use the skills of the trained mediator to identify hot spots, aid communication and work through perceived intransigence and eliminate distraction to seek out an all-sided solution and bring the matter to a speedy close.