Jeff Scorgie

Associate

Toronto
416.619.6288

Jeff Scorgie

Jeff Scorgie is an associate in the Construction Practice Group at WeirFoulds with a practice that focuses on drafting and negotiating contracts and advising on other “front end” aspects of construction projects.

Jeff assists his clients in reviewing, drafting and negotiating contracts and providing advice throughout the course of a project as disputes or issues arise. Jeff has experience reviewing, negotiating and drafting all manner of construction contracts including design-build, construction management, EPC, development, consulting and supply agreements. Jeff also routinely provides strategic advice on procurement, tendering and project structuring. His clients include public and private owners, developers, contractors, subcontractors, suppliers and consultants.

Jeff gives back to the construction industry by providing 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.

Called to the Bar
  • Ontario (2015)
Education
  • J.D., cum laude, University of Ottawa, 2014
  • B.A. (Hons.), University of Toronto, 2011

Affiliations
  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Ontario Bar Association
  • The Advocates' Society
  • Young Construction Leaders

Speaking Engagements

Co-Speaker (with Michael Swartz), “Identifying & Managing Risk in Construction Documents with the New Construction Law Act”, Presentation Delivered to a Private Institution, May 1, 2019
Speaker, Muskoka Builders Association, Education Session, Bracebridge, January 30, 2019
Instructor, "Law and Construction Contracts", George Brown College, School of Construction Management and Trades / School of Architectural Studies, 2015 to Present

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