Greg Lewis, QC

Head of Infrastructure, Mining and Commodities, Canada, Partner
Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP

Greg Lewis, QC

Greg Lewis, QC

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Biography

Greg Lewis' business law practice focuses on projects and commercial transactions in infrastructure, energy, and other industry sectors. He has assisted clients on a range of major projects, including public-private partnerships, port developments, hydro power projects, co-generation projects, purchases and sales of businesses in a variety of sectors and related corporate and project financings.

Mr. Lewis leads our infrastructure, mining and commodities key industry team in Canada. He is also former managing partner of Bull Housser (one of our predecessor firms in Canada) and former chair of its business group.

Prior to law school, Mr. Lewis was a logistics officer in the Canadian Armed Forces, attaining the rank of captain. He was the silver medalist at Osgoode Hall Law School (1987) and a Descartes scholar at the University of Waterloo where he obtained his bachelor of mathematics (1980).


Professional experience

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  • LL.B., Osgoode Hall Law School, 1987
  • B.Math, University of Waterloo, 1980
  • British Columbia 1988

Mr. Lewis’ notable recent projects include:

  • Millenium Line Broadway Extension Rapid Transit Project
  • Capital Regional District Wastewater Treatment Program
  • Lions Gate Secondary Wastewater Treatment Plant
  • Saskatchewan Hospital North Battleford-Integrated Corrections Facility
  • Prince Rupert Port Authority - various terminal projects
  • Swift Current Long Term Care Centre Facility
  • RCMP E Division Headquarters Project
  • Waneta Hydroelectric Expansion Project
  • North Island Hospitals Project
  • Canada Line Rapid Transit Project
  • Pan Am Games Stadia & Velodrome
  • Chambers Global, Canada: Projects - PPP & Infrastructure, Chambers and Partners, 2018
  • Chambers Canada, Nationwide: Projects - PPP & Infrastructure, Chambers and Partners, 2020
  • Chambers Canada, British Columbia: Corporate/Commercial, Chambers and Partners, 2020
  • The Legal 500 Canada: Infrastructure and Projects (Leading Lawyer), 2019
  • Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory, 2018-2019: recommended in Corporate Commercial Law;  Corporate Mid-Market; Energy (Electricity); Infrastructure Law; Project Finance; 2017: recommended in Energy (Oil & Gas)
  • Best Lawyers in Canada: Recognized as a leading lawyer in the areas of Corporate Law, Energy Law, Energy Regulatory Law, Oil + Gas Law, Project Finance Law and Public Procurement Law; Named the "2016 Lawyer of the Year" in the area of Public Procurement Law for Vancouver
  • Lexpert Zenith Award recipient (2014)
  • Lexpert / American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada 2019: most frequently recommended in the area of Corporate Commercial Law
  • Who's Who – Legal, The International Who's Who of Business Lawyers (London, UK): Recognized as a leading lawyer in the area of Public Procurement
  • LexisNexis - Martindale-Hubbell: BV Peer Review Rated
  • Co-author, Canadian chapter for Getting the Deal Through - Ports & Terminals 2018, Norton Rose Fulbright.
  • Canadian Bar Association - Business Law Section, B.C. Branch
  • Canadian Council for Public-Private Partnerships

Knowledge

Sustainable cities

Publication | August 02, 2019