Howard Krupat's practice is focussed exclusively on construction and infrastructure law and encompasses all sectors of that industry.  Howard has extensive experience as lead counsel on complex construction disputes.

Howard represents a broad range of clients including owners, lenders, general contractors, subcontractors, suppliers as well as architecture and engineering professionals. Howard’s litigation and alternative dispute resolution practice entails the negotiation, mediation, litigation, and arbitration of claims relating to all facets of construction law including contract disputes, bidding and tendering, delay, professional negligence, surety bonds and construction liens and trusts. Howard also has significant experience with the preparation and structuring of construction and related contracts and the provision of strategic project advice.

Howard’s experience spans a wide range of projects, including transportation, energy, infrastructure, retail and other commercial projects, residential, condominium, community centres, retirement facilities and auto manufacturing.

Howard also devotes a substantial amount of time to industry and professional associations. Most recently, Howard was appointed to the Advisory Panel for the Province of Ontario’s Construction Lien Act Review, which has culminated in Bill 142 - An Act to Amend the Construction Lien Act. Howard is the former Chair of the Ontario Bar Association’s Construction Section Executive, on which he served for many years. He is also a member of the Allied Professions Committee of the Toronto Construction Association. Howard regularly chairs and speaks at industry and client seminars on a variety of construction law issues and has also published many articles in the area. Howard is currently the Contributing Editor of the Construction Law Letter, a bi-monthly national publication of LexisNexis.