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Christopher Albertyn

Christopher Albertyn

54 Fairleigh Crescent
Toronto ON  M6C 3R9
Tel: (647) 223-6202
Email: chrisalbertyn@icloud.com
Website: www.albertyn.ca
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Primary Jurisdiction


Arbitration Practice

In practice since 1985; also active in federal jurisdiction.


B. Proc., 1979, University of South Africa, Pretoria, South Africa; B.A. (Hons.), 1975, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa; B.A., 1973, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa; LL.B., 1989.


Partner, Chennells Albertyn & Brunton, 1981-1993; Lawyer, Goodrickes Attorneys, 1979-1981.

Standard Fees for Cancellation

Up to $500 for a cancellation outside of 1 month. Between $1,000 and $1,400 for a cancellation within 1 month of the hearing date.

Lists and Panels

Listed as arbitrator under several collective agreements.

Related Adjudication Experience

Vice-Chair, Ontario Labour Relations Board 1994 to present; Chair, Ontario Education and College Relations Commissions, 1997-2003; Vice-Chair, Ontario Grievance Settlement Board, 2008 to present; Member, Canada Public Service Labour Relations Board, 2008 to present.


Ontario Labour-Management Arbitrators' Association, National Academy of Arbitrators (US), Canadian Industrial Relations Association, Tokiso Dispute Settlement (South Africa).

Arbitration Awards on CanLII

For Arbitrator Albertyn'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

Alcohol, Employment and Fair Labour Practice, Juta, Cape Town, 1993, co-author. Strikes, Lock-outs and Arbitration, Juta, Cape Town, 1989, co-editor. International Labor and Employment Laws, Vol. 1., chapter on South Africa, ABA, 1997.

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.