Construction Law: Construction Contracts

Need a review of commonly used construction contracts, including CCDC and CCA contracts? Get a refresher on some of the typical provisions contained in construction contracts and examine how different risks are allocated throughout a contract. This session will also feature a discussion on commonly litigated provisions of contracts making reference to recent decisions in Manitoba and across Canada.


For more information about the series of Construction Law sessions: Construction Law Breakfast Series 2017-2018


The session is ideal for: Architects, engineers, estimators, interior designers, management, owners, procurement professionals, project managers, supervisors and support staff.


Facilitator: Bailey Harris, Partner, Thompson Dorfman Sweatman LLP

Bailey is the Vice-Chair of the Manitoba Bar Association Construction Law Section and is a partner at Thompson Dorfman Sweatman LLP.  She focuses her practice on all areas of the construction industry and acts for owners, general contractors and subcontractors in construction disputes and other construction projects including tendering and procurement, contract review and drafting, and workplace safety and health.

Bailey’s practice is also focused in the areas of civil and commercial litigation, administrative law, and professionally regulated self-governing professionals. Bailey acts as counsel in proceedings before the all levels of Court in Manitoba, arbitrators, adjudicators, labour boards, and human rights tribunals.  She also acts as council in alternative dispute resolution forums such as private mediations and judicially assisted dispute resolution (JADR).

  • December 15, 2017
    8:30 am - 11:00 am


Venue:   Winnipeg Construction Association - Burnell Room

1447 Waverley St., Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, R3T 0P7