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Gregory D. Hersen*

Tel: 416 777 5400 Fax: 1 888 812 2560
*Legal services provided through Gregory D. Hersen Professional Corporation

Greg is a partner of the firm and the chair of our Construction Law Group. He has been certified by The Law Society of Upper Canada as a Specialist in Construction Law since May 2001. Greg practises exclusively in the area of construction law, on behalf of general contractors, public and private owners, sureties, subcontractors, suppliers, financial institutions and design professionals. His practice includes all aspects of construction contract and other document drafting and construction claims, defences and surety bond work, employing alternative dispute resolution and advocacy at trial and appellate levels.

Greg was the first lawyer to be appointed as a member of the Canadian Construction Documents Committee (CCDC), where he participated in the revision and development of standard CCDC construction contracts, including the CCDC 2 - 2008 Stipulated Price Contracts and other documents. Greg was a member of the CCDC and its Surety Subcommittee from 1998 until 2008.

Greg regularly writes and presents seminars to clients, educational institutions and professional groups, including design professionals. He is also a frequent speaker at Continuing Legal Education Programs presented by the Ontario Bar Association, The Law Society of Upper Canada and the Canadian Bar Association.

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Education

  • LL.B., University of Windsor, 1989
  • B.A., University of Western Ontario, 1986

Credentials

  • Certified by the Law Society of Upper Canada as a Specialist in Construction Law
  • Called to the Ontario Bar, 1991

Publications & Presentations

Presentation

Key Topics in Construction Law - It’s Not All About The Lien

Torkin Manes LLP/Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC) Ontario Chapter seminar
Dec 1, 2013
Presentation

The Nightmare Construction Project: What To Do When What Can Go Wrong, Does Go Wrong

Torkin Manes LLP/Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC) Ontario Chapter seminar
May 1, 2012

News & Media

Firm News

Torkin Manes lawyers featured in The Best Lawyers in Canada© 2019

The Best Lawyers in Canada We are pleased to announce that 22 of our partners have recently been recognized as leaders.
Aug 21, 2018

Torkin Manes lawyers featured in The Best Lawyers in Canada© 2018

We are pleased to announce that 20 of our partners have recently been recognized as leaders in their respective fields in the latest edition of The Be...
Aug 22, 2017

Torkin Manes lawyers featured in The Best Lawyers in Canada© 2017

We are pleased to announce that 18 of our partners have recently been recognized as leaders in their respective fields in the latest edition of The Be...
Aug 22, 2016

Congratulations to our 2016 Lexpert Ranked Lawyers

Torkin Manes is pleased to announce that several firm lawyers have been named as leaders in their fields in The 2016 Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory.
Jun 21, 2016