Andrew Heal is one of the founding partners of the Toronto based boutique construction law firm Heal & Co. LLP. Andrew has practised law for nearly three decades, primarily dealing with construction projects in trouble. Andrew counsels and encourages exploring alternative means for resolving disputes whenever appropriate, and in preparing fair and balanced construction contracts in the first place.
Andrew is certified by the Law Society of Ontario as a Specialist in Construction Law, and recognized in The Best Lawyers in Canada and Lexpert in the area of construction law. Andrew has an LL.M. in Alternative Dispute Resolution from Osgoode Hall Law School.
Over the years, Andrew has written extensively and spoken at many construction industry events.
Andrew is currently the chair of the National Construction and Infrastructure Law Section of the Canadian Bar Association (2019/2020), and a Member of the International Construction Division of the American Bar Association and the International Bar Association. Heal & Co. LLP is an active member and sponsor of many construction industry associations and a member of the International Network of Boutique Law Firms.