Donald MacLean

P.O. Box 191
Moncton NB  E1C 8K9
Tel: (506) 858-9990
Fax: (506) 858-8969

Primary Jurisdiction

New Brunswick

Arbitration Practice

In practice since 1975; bilingual; also active in Prince Edward Island and Nova Scotia.


B.A., 1960, St. Francis Xavier University; LL.B., 1974, University of New Brunswick.


Labour and personal injury law, 20 years; Owner, R.D. MacLean & Co. Ltd. (Retail Store); Board of Governors, St. Francis Xavier University, 1987-92.

Standard Fees for Cancellation

No charge before a hearing is scheduled; if notification received one month or more prior to hearing, $500; if notification received two weeks to one month prior to hearing, $1,000; if notification received less than two weeks prior to hearing, $1,500; if date of cancelled hearing is used for another hearing, $500; s.49, OLRA, municipal and expedited tariff.

Lists and Panels

Vice Chair, New Brunswick Labour and Employment Board; Province of New Brunswick Expedited Arbitration Roster; Labour Canada; Brunswick Mining and Smelting, Mines Division/U.S.W.A.; Brunswick Mining and Smelting, Smelting Division/U.S.W.A.; Potacan Mining/U.S.W.A.; ATV-NB, Division of C.H.U.M./C.E.P.C.; City of Bathurst/C.U.P.E.; CANWEST M.I.T.V./C.E.P.C.

Related Adjudication Experience

Vice-Chair, N.B. Public Service Labour Relations Board 1979-1994; Member (part-time), Public Service Staff Relations Board


Atlantic Provinces Arbitration and Mediation Institute; Arbitration and Mediation Institute of Canada.

Arbitration Awards on CanLII

For Arbitrator MacLean'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.

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