Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP (Blakes) is one of Canada's leading business law firms with offices in Montréal, Ottawa, Toronto, Calgary, Vancouver, New York, London, Bahrain, Beijing and associated offices in Al-Khobar and Shanghai. Blakes has a long tradition of excellence in infrastructure development and that experience and expertise has placed Blakes at the forefront of the public infrastructure market. Acting for both domestic and international clients and all manner of infrastructure industry participants, our industry team has played a significant role in most of the public-private partnership (P3) and alternative financing and procurement (AFP) projects in Canada and with many major public procurement projects worldwide. Our proficiencies in these areas include expertise in corporate/commercial law, real estate, construction, tax and project finance, as well as in the more specialized areas such as procurement, environmental and aboriginal law.
Drawing from a diverse pool of expertise, we have acted as project counsel on an extraordinarily broad range of infrastructure projects. A representative list would include major initiatives involving roads, bridges, transportation, transit, recreational and other public buildings, energy and pipelines, water, wastewater, and communications.As part of the Firm’s ongoing commitment to diversity and inclusion, and further to our strong foundation in the infrastructure area, Blakes is proud to support the Women’s Infrastructure Network in its mandate to develop and empower women as leaders in the infrastructure community.
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