Andrea Gorys serves as counsel in the Construction Law Group at Cassels. Andrea’s practice primarily focuses on helping construction industry clients navigate the civil litigation and dispute resolution process. She advises owners, contractors, subcontractors, managers, and consultants on both commercial and residential construction issues, including bidding and tendering, deficiencies, delay, construction liens, breach of contract, and breach of trust. Andrea has represented clients, both plaintiffs and defendants before all levels of court in Ontario, as well as the Workplace Safety and Insurance Appeals Tribunal and in private arbitrations. She has also represented clients in regulatory matters with Transport Canada, Environment Canada, and Health Canada.
Prior to joining Cassels, Andrea worked as an associate practicing commercial and civil litigation after completing her articles at the Toronto offices of a major national firm. Her practice has included construction litigation, tort litigation, health law and professional liability claims, as well as a wide variety of commercial litigation, including product liability, technology litigation, contract disputes, and fraud claims. Andrea is fluent in French and Lithuanian and conversant in Italian.