Michael Tamblyn

Tel: 416 777 5366 Fax: 1 844 842 9184


Michael is a partner in Torkin Manes’ Construction Law and Commercial Litigation Groups. He practises commercial litigation at the trial and appellate levels.  

Michael's dispute resolution practice includes breach of contract, construction claims, professional negligence, disputes relating to real property as well as partnership and shareholder disputes. Also experienced in domestic and international arbitrations and cross-border litigation. 

Michael represents entrepreneurs, developers, contractors, and both public and private corporations, in achieving effective, timely and cost-efficient resolution of disputes. He has lectured in the legal profession and to industry groups on a variety of construction and commercial litigation topics.

Awards & Recognition

  • Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory - "Recommended/Leading Lawyer" in the field of Construction Law
  • The Best Lawyers in Canada© - Construction Law


  • Canadian Bar Association


  • LL.B., University of Windsor, 1979


  • Called to the Ontario Bar, 1981