Construction Disputes

construction5Construction litigation often involves extremely technical legal issues.  Small issues, such as missing deadlines to file liens or making minor mistakes in a claim for lien, can have serious consequences for your claim.  It is important to ensure that your lawyer has the experience and technical knowledge of the Construction Lien Act to ensure that your claim is dealt with properly

Mark Wiffen has extensive experience in construction disputes.  This, combined with Mark's background in civil engineering, means that Wiffen Litigation can effectively represent your interests in a wide range of construction disputes.

If you have a construction dispute that we can assist with, please phone or e-mail us, or complete our construction lien submission form, and someone from Wiffen Litigation will contact you to discuss your case.



Representative Work

  • Acted on behalf of numerous general contractors regarding disputes with owners over payment
  • Represented developers in trial and appeal regarding breach of trust claims (HC Matcon Inc. v. Aspden Developments, 2009 ONCA 695)
  • Acted on behalf of various trade contractors in construction lien proceedings, including acting as "carriage counsel" on behalf of groups of lien claimants

Selected Construction Related Publications

Mark has written extensively on various aspects of litigation.  Mark's publications include: