Ken Eccleston has practised exclusively in the area of construction law for 30 years with an emphasis on contract review and drafting, tender review, Construction Act claims, construction defect claims and delay claims. Ken is considered a leader in the field of construction law, having been identified by Lexpert as a leading practitioner in the field. He has provided legal counsel to developers, owners, architects, contractors, subcontractors, material suppliers, banks and surety bonding companies.
Ken is certified by the Law Society of Ontario as a Specialist in Construction Law and often speaks on construction law issues to both legal and industry groups. Ken is also involved with the Canadian and Ontario Bar Associations in continuing legal education on the development of the law in the construction field and has hosted major conferences in the field of construction law.
Selected by his peers for inclusion in Best Lawyers in Canada for his work in the area of Construction Law.
Certified by the Law Society of Ontario as a Specialist in Construction Law since 2002.
Listed as a Leading Practitioner in Construction Law in the Canadian Lexpert Dictionary.
Professional achievements & leadership
- The Best Lawyers in Canada – Construction Law, 2010 – 2022
- Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory, Construction Law, 2020 – 2021
Bar admissions & education
- Ontario Bar, 1989
- LL.B., Osgoode Hall Law School, York University, 1987
- B.A., Glendon College, York University, 1984