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Morton Mitchnick, B.A., LL.B.

Morton Mitchnick, B.A., LL.B.

7 Thornwood Road
Suite 104
Toronto ON  M4W 2R8
Tel: (416) 985-5003
Email: mitchnick@thirdpartyservices.org
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Primary Jurisdiction


Arbitration Practice




Sectors/Industries Jurisdiction

Federal, Provincial


B.A. (English), 1967, McMaster University; LL.B., 1970, University of Toronto.


Chair, Ontario Labour Relations Board, 1989-92; Alternate Chair, Ontario Public Service Labour Relations Tribunal, 1986-89; Vice-chair, Ontario Labour Relations Board, 1979-86; Vice-chair, Ontario Grievance Settlement Board, 1986-89; Member, National Academy of Arbitrators, 1989-2005; Member, Salary Arbitration Panel, Major League Baseball; labour law practitioner with Miller Thomson Sedgewick Lewis and Healy 1972-79, and with Borden Ladner Gervais 2006-15.

Standard Fees for Cancellation

$2,250 if notice received within 30 days of the hearing, and date is not otherwise used.

Lists and Panels

Ontario Ministry of Labour's Grievance Arbitration List; Hamilton and Wentworth District School Board and OECTA; Council of Trustees' Association and the Canadian Union of Public Employees; City of Ottawa and OCPEU, Local 503; Government of Nunavut and Nunavut Employees Association; Carleton University and Carleton University Academic Staff Association; Algoma Steel and United Steelworkers, Local 2251; Memorial University and Newfoundland Faculty Association.

Related Adjudication Experience

Human Rights Board of Inquiry, Employment Standards Act Referee, 1979-89.


Ontario Labour-Management Arbitrators Association

Arbitration Awards on CanLII

For Arbitrator Mitchnick'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, Mitchnick and Etherington, Leading Cases in Labour Arbitration, Lancaster House; co-author, Labour Arbitration in Canada, Lancaster House, 2nd edition 2012; Union Security and the Charter, Butterworth's, 1986.

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.