James MacLellan is a partner in the Construction, Engineering, Surety and Fidelity Group at Borden Ladner Gervais LLP. James spends a majority of his time representing sureties on bonding issues across Canada. He has appeared in all levels of courts in Ontario and in the Supreme Court of Nova Scotia.
James also advises a number of institutions, including hospitals, colleges and municipalities, in all aspects of their infrastructure and capital re-development programs. He provides project delivery, procurement, tendering, contract drafting and litigation advice as needed.
Prior to entering law school, James was employed from 1987 to 1990 by The Guarantee Company of North America as a claims adjuster and underwriter in the contract surety department. James is the author of several papers and a frequent speaker at legal conferences and seminars on topics related to construction law.