Olivier Kott has over 39 years’ experience in the prevention, management and resolution of complex business disputes with a particular focus on construction law, product liability, insurance and lotteries.
He has extensive civil trial and appellate experience, including successfully pleading two landmark cases before the Supreme Court of Canada.
Clients of the firm benefit from Mr. Kott's vast experience in drafting and negotiating construction contracts for large national and international projects.
He also acts as an arbitrator and mediator. He taught construction law at Université de Montréal for 18 years and regularly publishes articles and gives presentations to business executives and lawyers on construction law, civil law, alternative dispute resolution methods and contract drafting. He directed and co-authored the publication of a 900-page book on construction law entitled La Construction au Québec: Perspectives juridiques.