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David  Curtis

David Curtis *

Partner Fasken
Jurisdiction British Columbia, 2006
Language(s) English
Office(s) Vancouver
*Law Corporation

David Curtis is a litigation and dispute resolution Partner in the Vancouver office. His practice is focused on the construction industry. Clients seek David’s counsel primarily on his construction litigation expertise, as well as with mediations and commercial arbitrations. He also has experience in commercial litigation cases in the Supreme Court of British Columbia, the Court of Appeal for British Columbia.

Expertise in construction matters

David advises major public utilities, mining companies and developers. Clients seek David's advice on:

  • construction contract management
  • construction contract disputes
  • delay claims
  • tendering disputes
  • bond and insurance coverage claims
  • builders liens
  • building defect claims
  • construction related tort claims

Energy law experience

David also practices in the area of energy law, he acts in applications to the British Columbia Utilities Commission and other tribunals involving the regulation of thermal energy systems, district energy systems, electricity transmission, compliance with mandatory reliability standards, and natural gas.

  • Recognized in Construction Law in Vancouver, The Best Lawyers in Canada 2021 to 2022
  • Recognized as an Acritas Star™ lawyer, Acritas Star Independently Rated Lawyers 2021
  • Recognized in the Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory in Construction Law, Lexpert 2019 to 2021
Date Client


  • LLB University of Victoria
  • MA, Philosophy Dalhousie University
  • BA, Philosophy University of Victoria

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Law Society of British Columbia
  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Fellow of the Construction Lawyers Society of America
Drafting the Right Dispute Resolution Clause – Construction Law location location Vancouver, BC Continuing Legal Education
Disclosure of Records and Public Body Transparency The Continuing Legal Education Society of British Columbia (CLE BC) location location Vancouver


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