Michael Tamblyn

Tel: 416 777 5366 Fax: 1 844 842 9184


A partner in Torkin Manes’ Construction Law and Commercial Litigation Groups, Michael Tamblyn’s practice encompasses all aspects of the construction and real estate development sectors, with a focus on achieving effective, timely and cost-efficient resolution of disputes.

Michael's practice includes claims relating to infrastructure, residential, commercial and industrial construction projects, as well as joint venture and partnership agreements. He is experienced in construction lien actions, trial and appellate litigation, domestic and international arbitrations and cross-border litigation.

As a testament to his outstanding counsel, Michael has been consistently recognized as a leading construction law practitioner by his clients, peer group and the construction industry, including in esteemed legal publications as The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory and The Best Lawyers in Canada©.

Lexpert Ranked Lawyer 2023



Awards & Recognition

  • Benchmark Litigation Star
  • The 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