Richard is the Chair of Osler’s Band 1 National Construction and Infrastructure Practice Group, Ranked by Chambers Canada. He advises procurement, commercial, technical, and legal groups in “front-end” procurement and contract clauses, including developing payment and adjudication contract clauses relating to the Construction Act (Ontario).
Richard is the former Executive of OBA Construction & Infrastructure Law Section, and part author of OBA’s Bill 142 analysis. He is also Co-Chair of ABA Forum on Construction Law Conference in Montreal (October 4-5, 2018) on “The Role of the Owner ”. Richard has achieved J.D. (1995) from University of Toronto; New York State Bar (2000).