Paul Craven

Paul Craven

202 Westminster Avenue
Toronto ON  M6R 1P1
Tel: (416) 736-5678
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Primary Jurisdiction


Arbitration Practice

In practice since 1988.


B.A., 1972, M.A., 1973, Ph.D., 1978, University of Toronto; C.S.C.L., 1980, Osgoode Hall Law School.


Having recently retired from 40 years of teaching and administration, Professor Craven is now Senior Scholar and Emeritus Professor of Socio-Legal Studies at York University.

Standard Fees for Cancellation

No cancellation fee when notification is received at least 30 days before the scheduled hearing date, or when another hearing is substituted for the cancelled hearing and proceeds; where notification is received less than 30 days before the scheduled hearing day, $1500; for cancellation of the first day of a s.49 hearing, $500 (cancellations of subsequent days are billed as above).

Lists and Panels

Ontario Ministry of Labour; Labour Canada.

Related Adjudication Experience

Co-Chair, Disputes Resolution Committee, York University, 1988-2015.


Ontario Labour-Management Arbitrators' Association.

Arbitration Awards on CanLII

For Arbitrator Craven'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

Five books and numerous articles and book chapters on labour and legal history topics.

Arbitrators are invited to send awards to In an effort to facilitate access to justice, Lancaster House forwards all awards it receives from arbitrators to CanLII.