Joanie McEwen

Joanie McEwen

4632 NW Marine Drive
Vancouver BC  V6R 1B9
Tel: (604) 868-0297
Fax: (604) 737-0489
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Primary Jurisdiction

British Columbia

Arbitration Practice

In practice since 1990.


B.A., 1970, University of British Columbia; P.D.P., 1972, Simon Fraser University; LL.B., 1975, University of British Columbia.


Labour arbitrator/mediator, 1990-present; Campney & Murphy, 1987-90; Labour Lawyer, Davis & Company, 1978-87.

Standard Fees for Cancellation

No charge if date of cancelled hearing is used for another hearing. Otherwise, dependent upon circumstances.

Lists and Panels

B.C. Collective Agreement Arbitration Bureau; Labour Canada; H.E.A.B.C./H.E.U.; I.F.L.R.A./I.W.A.; B.C. Ferry Corp./B.C.F. and M.W.U.

Related Adjudication Experience

Workplace investigator/mediator; ombudsperson; and grievance mediator.


Arbitrators Association of British Columbia.

Arbitration Awards on CanLII

For Arbitrator McEwen'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

"Addressing Chemical Dependency-Related Issues in the Workplace: A Proposed Model for Workplace Health and Productivity", Canadian Law Journal, Volume 2, No. 3; "Alternatives to Arbitration", Labour Arbitration Yearbook (Toronto: Lancaster House, 1993); Various B.C. Continuing Legal Education publications.

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.