Jeff's practice involves representing owners, developers, contractors, design professionals and subcontractors in all manner of contract disputes, litigation and arbitration. Jeff assists his clients in drafting and negotiating contracts and routinely provides  strategic advice in respect of requests for proposals, tenders and procurement policies. Jeff also has experience acting for a diverse range of clients on complex infrastructure, public-private-partnership and alternative financing and procurement projects. 

Jeff gives back to the construction industry by proving his knowledge and insight as an instructor of the "Law and Construction Contracts" course at the School of Construction Management and Trades / School of Architectural Studies at George Brown College. 

Before joining WeirFoulds, Jeff received a  Bachelor of Arts (specializing in Political Science) from the University of Toronto in 2011. He then went on to receive his Juris Doctor from the University of Ottawa in 2014.

Jeff Scorgie's practice is focused in the areas of construction and infrastructure law. 

Jeff's practice involves representing owners, developers, contractors, design professionals and subcontractors in all manner of contract disputes, litigation and arbitration. Jeff assists his clients in drafting and negotiating contracts and routinely provides  strategic advice in respect of requests for proposals, tenders and procurement policies. Jeff also has experience acting for a diverse range of clients on complex infrastructure, public-private-partnership and alternative financing and procurement projects. 

Jeff gives back to the construction industry by proving his knowledge and insight as an instructor of the "Law and Construction Contracts" course at the School of Construction Management and Trades / School of Architectural Studies at George Brown College. 

Before joining WeirFoulds, Jeff received a  Bachelor of Arts (specializing in Political Science) from the University of Toronto in 2011. He then went on to receive his Juris Doctor from the University of Ottawa in 2014.

Publications

Paper, "Construction Liens and Condominiums", Practice Gems: Construction Lien Essentials 2016, Law Society of Upper Canada, March 2016 (with Michael Swartz)

"An Open Book: Canadian Courts Favor Disclosure in Antitrust Cases", Lexpert®, November 2015

Plaintiff-Friendly Competition Decisions from Canada", Today's General Counsel, August 2015 (with Nikiforos Iatrou and Bronwyn Roe)

Speaking Engagements

Instructor, "Law and Construction Contracts", George Brown College, School of Construction Management and Trades / School of Architectural Studies, 2015 to present

Affiliations

Canadian Bar Association

Ontario Bar Association

The Advocates' Society

Young Construction Leaders

Associate

Toronto
Direct 416.619.6288
Fax 416.365.1876
jscorgie@weirfoulds.com

Practice Areas

Civil Litigation

Construction Law

Called to the Bar
Ontario, 2015
Education
University of Ottawa
J.D. 2014
(cum laude)

University of Toronto
B.A. (Hons.) 2011

Affiliations

Canadian Bar Association

Ontario Bar Association

The Advocates' Society

Young Construction Leaders

Called to the Bar

Ontario, 2015

Education

University of Ottawa
J.D. 2014
(cum laude)

University of Toronto
B.A. (Hons.) 2011