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Graham J. Clarke

Graham J. Clarke

472 McLeod Street
Ottawa ON  K1R 5P8
Tel: (613) 986-9135
Email: graham@grahamjclarke.com
Website: www.grahamjclarke.com
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Primary Jurisdiction

Ontario

Arbitration Practice

In practice since 2016; fluent in English and French; also active in federal jurisdiction.

Education

LL.B., Civil Law, 1985, Université Laval; LL.B., Common Law, 1984, Queen’s University; B.A., 1981, University of Western Ontario.

Background

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.

Associations

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.

Related Publications

Clarke’s Canada Industrial Relations Board (Carswell: 1999-present); Canada Labour Relations Board: An Annotated Guide (Canada Law Book: 1992-1999).

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.