Marcia J. Oliver

About Marcia

About Marcia

Marcia is a partner at Scott Petrie LLP. She practices exclusively in the areas of construction law and defense insurance. Marcia is involved in all aspects of construction law including contract negotiation, bond claims, tender claims, construction claims and construction liens. She acts for large sized general contractors engaged in the ICI Sector. With respect to her insurance defense practice, she deals primarily with claims arising out of or related to construction activities and professional liability claims of Engineers.

Marcia is a frequent organizer of and speaker at various Continuing Legal Education Programs, hosted by the Ontario Bar Association, Canadian Bar Association, the Law Society of Ontario, Advocates Society and various private sector providers. Marcia has taught Construction Law at Fanshawe College and for the OGCA Gold Seal Program, through the London & District Construction Association. She is currently co-teaching a Construction Law Course at Western University’s Law School. Marcia sits on the Executive of the National Construction & Infrastructure Law Section of the Canadian Bar Association and currently holds the position of Vice Chair to the Section.

Designations

  • Qualified Arbitrator (ADRIO)
  • Certified Specialist in Construction Law - Law Society of Ontario
  • Fellow, Canadian College of Construction lawyers
  • Recognized in the field of Construction Law - Best Lawyers since 2011
  • Lexpert Leading Lawyer in Construction Law since 2014

Education

  • LL.B, University of Western Ontario
  • B.A. (Hons.) University of Toronto

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