Richard Shaban

Borden Ladner Gervais


Bay Adelaide Centre, East Tower
22 Adelaide Street West, Suite 3400
Toronto, ON, M5H 4E3

+1 416 367 6262

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Rick is a senior partner in BLG's Construction Group with over 30 years’ experience bringing practical legal and industry-specific expertise to each client. He is 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 using most project delivery methods. Rick has extensive experience in domestic and international dispute resolution having resolved countless project disputes including appearances at every level of court including the Supreme Court of Canada. He is a founding Fellow and a past president of the Canadian College of Construction Lawyers, a former member of the Finance Committee of the Canadian Construction Association, a member of the International Bar Association (ICP), American Bar Association: Tort Trial and Insurance Practice Section, Fidelity & Surety Law Committee, and Forum on the Construction Industry. He is also a member of the Canadian Counsel for P3s and involved in the Surety Association of Canada and a past co-director, Osgoode Hall Certificate Program in P3s.


Updated April 2022