Owen Gray

Owen Gray

365 Bessborough Drive
Toronto ON  M4G 3L4
Tel: (416) 696-6460
Fax: (416) 696-6240
Email: ovgray@medarb.ca
Website: www.medarb.ca
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Primary Jurisdiction


Arbitration Practice

In practice since 1988.


B.Sc., 1971, Queen's University; LL.B., 1974, University of Toronto; LL.M., 1998, Alternative Dispute Resolution, York University.


Associate, then Partner, (general civil litigation), McTaggart, Potts, Stone & Herridge, 1976-83; Vice-Chair, Ontario Labour Relations Board 1983-93.

Standard Fees for Cancellation

No charge if notification received before a hearing is scheduled; up to $200 if notification received one month or more prior to hearing; $990 if notification received two weeks to one month prior to hearing; $1,300 if notification received less than two weeks prior to hearing; up to $200 if date of cancelled hearing is used for another hearing; $660 on cancellation of initial expedited arbitration date (s.49, OLRA).

Lists and Panels

Ontario Ministry of Labour; Labour Canada; Ontario Grievance Settlement Board.

Related Adjudication Experience

Vice-Chair, Ontario Labour Relations Board, 1983-93, 2013 to date.


Ontario Labour-Management Arbitrators' Association; ADR Institute of Ontario, Inc.

Arbitration Awards on CanLII

For Arbitrator Gray'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

"Attendance Management and 'Last Chance' Agreements: An Arbitrator's Perspective", Labour Arbitration Yearbook 1999-2000, Vol. I, Whitaker, Kevin, et al., eds. (Toronto: Lancaster House, 2000).

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.