Glenn Ackerley

Partner at WeirFoulds LLP
Toronto, ON

GLENN ACKERLEY is a partner with the law firm of WeirFoulds LLP. With almost 30 years of experience, Glenn practices exclusively in the area of construction law, representing clients from across the construction industry—including public and private owners, contractors, trades, suppliers, and design consultants. He advises on project structures, construction and consultant contracts, procurement issues, and risk-avoidance strategies, often in the role of “project lawyer”. When disputes arise, Glenn acts for clients in construction lien and trust claims, bond claims, and construction deficiency and delay claims. Glenn is a Fellow of the Canadian College of Construction Lawyers and has been recognized as a leading construction law practitioner in both the Canadian Legal LEXPERT Directory and Best Lawyers in Canada. He is active in the construction industry, having been Chair of the Board of the Toronto Construction Association, and is now serving on the Board of the Canadian Construction Association. This year he was awarded both the Manufacturers, Suppliers and Services Award of Recognition from the Canadian Construction Association and the Chair’s Award from the Council of Ontario Construction Associations for his contributions.