Geza R. Banfai

McMillan LLP

GEZA R. BANFAI is a Counsel with McMillan LLP, practicinginfrastructure – construction law and mediation. He is certified by the LawSociety of Upper Canada as a Specialist in Construction Law, is a Fellow of theCanadian College of Construction Lawyers, and is listed in Chambers Global,Construction – Canada, the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada (Lexpert/AmericanLawyer), Best Lawyers in Canada (Woodward/White), International Who’s Who ofProfessionals, Who’s Who Legal, Canada and International Who’s Who of PublicProcurement Lawyers. In his extensive construction law practice, he hasrepresented participants at every level of the construction pyramid, fromnegotiating and drafting construction and related contracts (includingalliancing and joint venture agreements, and P3 and similar lender-drivenarrangements) to claims and disputes of many kinds. He is a director of theCanadian Construction Association, and his past directorships includeConsulting Engineers of Ontario and Toronto Construction Association. Inaddition, he is a member of the Construction Law and ADR Sections of theOntario Bar Association, the Forum on the Construction Industry of the AmericanBar Association and the Society of Construction Law. He sits as the ex-officiolegal representative on the Canadian Construction Documents Committee, and iscurrently chair of CCDC’s IPD Task Force. He continues to write and lectureextensively on various issues involving the industry.