Richard H Shaban

Richard H Shaban
Bay Adelaide Centre
22 Adelaide Street West, East Tower
M5H 4E3
+1 416 367 6262
+1 416 367 6749


Who's Who Legal Construction: Lawyers

Rick Shaban is based in Toronto and he is the national co-chair of BLG's construction group. He is one of Canada's leading construction, infrastructure and surety lawyers, and is recognised by highly esteemed agencies such as Chambers Global, The Lexpert/American Lawyers Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada and both the international and Canadian editions of Who's Who Legal: Construction. He was recently recognised as one of the top lawyers globally by Acritas.

Rick has over 30 years' experience in this industry, bringing practical legal and Industry specific expertise to each client engagement. He is uniquely positioned as both a barrister and a transactional lawyer. He is as comfortable in the boardroom as he is in the court room. He has been actively involved in a large number of infrastructure projects – successfully leading transaction teams and closing a number of P3 deals as well as crafting complex project agreements. Rick also has extensive experience in dispute resolution having resolved countless project disputes including appearances at every level of court including the Supreme Court of Canada.

Rick is the immediate past president and a founding fellow of the Canadian College of Construction Lawyers and is also the programme director for the Osgoode Law School P3 certificate programme.

WWL says: Richard Shaban is the go-to lawyer on P3 transactions according to sources, who also commend his expertise in sector-related dispute resolution.

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