Headshot of Peter Chauvin.

11 Guildcrest Drive
Toronto ON M1E 1E2
Tel: (416) 460-8979
Fax: (416) 264-8623
Email: peterchauvin@bell.net

Primary Jurisdiction


Arbitration Practice

In practice since 2004.


LL.B., 1983, University of Western Ontario.


June 1983 – April 2004, Partner and Co-Chair of the Labour and Employment Law Practice Group, Miller Thompson LLP, Toronto office.

Standard Fees for Cancellation

$500 if notification received one month or more prior to hearing; $1,500 if notification received less than one month prior to hearing

Lists and Panels

Ontario Ministry of Labour; Appointed by the Crown in Right of Ontario and OPSEU to act as Arbitrator/Mediator to resolve disputes arising from the negotiation of Essential Services Agreements pursuant to the Crown Employees Collective Bargaining Act, 1993.

Related Adjudication Experience

Full-time Vice-Chair of the Ontario Labour Relations Board since April 2004.


Society of Ontario Adjudicators and Regulators, Ontario Bar Association, Law Society of Upper Canada, Ontario Labour-Management Arbitrators’ Association.

Arbitration Awards on CanLII

For Arbitrator Chauvin’s awards on CanLII, click here. Note: CanLII, the Canadian Legal Information Institute, offers free access to the full text of recent awards by this arbitrator.

Related Publications

Co-Author, Canadian Employment Law Factbook, Carswell/Thomson Professional Publishing Canada, 1990, updated quarterly.

Arbitrators are invited to send awards to decisions@lancasterhouse.com. In an effort to facilitate access to justice, Lancaster House forwards all awards it receives from arbitrators to CanLII.