Graham J. Clarke472 McLeod Street
Ottawa ON K1R 5P8
Tel: (613) 986-9135
In practice since 2016; fluent in English and French; also active in federal jurisdiction.
LL.B., Civil Law, 1985, Université Laval; LL.B., Common Law, 1984, Queen’s University; B.A., 1981, University of Western Ontario.
Vice-Chair (part-time), Ontario Labour Relations Board, November 2016–present; Vice-Chair, Canada Industrial Relations Board, 2007-2016; Partner/Counsel, Hicks Morley, 2005-2007; Partner/Associate, Scott & Aylen (later BLG), 1990-2005.
Standard Fees for Cancellation
$1,500 on cancellation of a grievance hearing if notification is received 15 days or less prior to hearing date; no charge before a hearing is scheduled, or if notification is received 2-3 weeks or more prior to hearing date.
Lists and Panels
Canadian Railway Office of Arbitration & Dispute Resolution; Federal Minister of Labour Appointment List, Canada Labour Code (i. grievance arbitrations, ii. unjust dismissal adjudication, iii. wage recovery referee, iv. adjudicator under the Wage Earner Protection Act).
Related Adjudication Experience
Vice-Chair (part-time), Ontario Labour Relations Board, November 2016–present; Vice-Chair, Canada Industrial Relations Board, 2007-2016.
Ontario Labour-Management Arbitrators’ Association.
Arbitration Awards on CanLII
For Arbitrator Clarke'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.
Clarke’s Canada Industrial Relations Board (Carswell: 1999-present); Canada Labour Relations Board: An Annotated Guide (Canada Law Book: 1992-1999).
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