Transportation and Infrastructure

The transport and shipping industries are essential pillars of Nova Scotia’s economy. Patterson Law has extensive experience representing clients in the areas of maritime, rail and ground transport, in addition to transportation infrastructure development. We have advised shippers, receivers, carriers and insurers on a full range of transportation issues. In terms of infrastructure, we advise private finance initiatives and public private partnerships on bidding tactics and strategic procurement issues. 

Our focus includes:

  • Acquisition and Divestitures
  • Bankruptcy and Insolvency
  • Competition Regulation
  • Dispute Resolution and Litigation
  • Commercial Contracts
  • Procurement and Requests for Proposals (RFPs)
  • Private Finance Initiatives and Public-Private Partnership
  • Shareholder agreements and stakeholder relations
  • Tariffs and Customs Compliance
  • Tax advice