Bruce Karn

Senior Counsel at EllisDon Corporation
Mississauga, ON

Bruce Karn is Senior Counsel at EllisDon Corporation, one of Canada’s leading construction and building services companies. He provides legal advice at every stage of a project, from qualifying for a procurement process to operating an asset after construction has been completed. Bruce’s practice includes negotiating contracts with owners, consultants and subcontractors; managing disputes and claims both internally and with external counsel; and responding to governmental authorities on issues like freedom of information requests. Bruce is also a member of industry groups such as the Ontario General Contractors Association and the General Contractors Alliance of Canada. In that role he has participated in stakeholder discussions regarding legislative reform efforts across the country, including with respect to Ontario’s Construction Act. Prior to joining EllisDon, Bruce practised construction law with a national law firm, both as a litigator and a solicitor.