Transportation

We have a long history of acting for provincial, national, and international trucking, bus, rail, and courier companies, providing legal counsel on a broad variety of issues that affect transport operations.

In the motor carrier sector, we regularly provide business advice and representation on commercial and litigation matters, such as: 

  • Equipment leasing and purchases.
  • Facilities and equipment financing.
  • Transportation and logistics contracts.
  • Bills of lading.
  • Conditions of carriage.
  • Employment issues.
  • Driver agreements.
  • Workers compensation issues.
  • Occupational health and safety issues.
  • Freight and cargo claims.
  • Debt collection.
  • Accidents.

We also provide advice and representation on all regulatory charges affecting transportation operations, including:

  • Hours of service and log book violations.
  • Over weight and over dimension loads violations.
  • Traffic Safety Act and Criminal Code charges.
  • Dangerous goods issues.

We also have experience representing railways and bus companies in commercial, regulatory, and litigation matters.

Our Transportation Team

Alex Buchan is an Associate at Kanuka Thuringer LLP

Alex E. Buchan

Associate

306.525.7217
abuchan@kanuka.ca 

Jason M. Clayards

Partner

306.525.7233
jclayards@kanuka.ca 

Keith D. Kilback, Q.C.

Partner

306.525.7229
kkilback@kanuka.ca

Kelly D. Ruse is a Partner at Kanuka Thuringer LLP

Kelly D. Ruse

Partner

306.525.7202
kruse@kanuka.ca