Brendan Bowles

Glaholt Bowles - Ontario


800-141 Adelaide St. West
Toronto, ON, M5H 3L5

+1 416-368-8280 ext. 221

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Brendan Bowles is certified as a Specialist in Construction Law by the Law Society of Ontario and was the recipient of the Ontario Bar Association’s 2021 Award of Excellence in Construction Law. 

Brendan is a partner with the firm Glaholt Bowles LLP and has specialized in construction law since his graduation from Queen’s University Faculty of Law in 1998. He acts regularly for a variety of clients in the adjudication, mediation, and arbitration of construction disputes, and has also litigated at all levels of Ontario courts, up to and including the Court of Appeal. He has significant experience in various types of construction claim cases, including construction liens, construction deficiencies, contract disputes, delay claims, and professional negligence. He is ranked as “most frequently recommended” in Construction Law by Lexpert. 

Brendan is a frequent speaker and writer on construction law topics, most notably as the author of Conduct of Lien, Trust and Adjudication Proceedings (Thomson Reuters: 2022).

Updated April 2023