Sharon C. Vogel

Partner, Construction, Singleton Urquhart Reynolds Vogel LLP

Sharon C. Vogel practises construction law, working primarily on matters involving construction disputes relating to large-scale infrastructure, industrial, and commercial. She has appeared at all levels of court, including the Ontario Superior Court, Court of Appeal and the Supreme Court of Canada. She has extensive experience drafting construction contracts on behalf of owners, developers, general contractors, subcontractors and suppliers.

In 2017, Sharon was recognized as one of the Top 25 Most Influential Lawyers in Canada by Canadian Lawyer Magazine and as one of the top five highly-recommended construction lawyers in Canada by Who’s Who Legal. Sharon has been selected by peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in Canada, has been peer review rated 4.6 out of 5 by Martindale-Hubbell® AV® Preeminent™, and is recognized as a leading infrastructure lawyer in the Lexpert Special Edition on Infrastructure. Sharon is also recognized as a certified specialist in construction law by the Law Society of Upper Canada and is a member of the Canadian College of Construction Lawyers.

09:30 — The How and Who of ‘Adjudication’

Duncan Glaholt
R. Bruce Reynolds
Sharon C. Vogel

Sponsored by Revay and Associates Limited

The proposed changes to the Construction Lien Act in Ontario would introduce adjudication as a mandatory dispute resolution tool for all construction projects. The proposed federal Canada Prompt Payment Act would also introduce adjudication to federal construction projects.