Paul Devine

Paul Devine

300 - 1275 West 6th Avenue
Vancouver BC  V6H 1A6
Tel: (604) 331-4454
Fax: (604) 685-0571
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Primary Jurisdiction

British Columbia

Arbitration Practice

In practice since 1993.


B.A., 1968, LL.B., 1972, University of British Columbia.


Lawyer, labour and employment law, 25 years.

Standard Fees for Cancellation

Shorter hearings of 1 or 2 days: no charge if notified more than 1 business day in advance, one-half day fee ($1,200) if notified 1 business day before the scheduled hearing, and one day fee ($2,400) if notified on the day of the hearing. Hearings of 3-5 days: no charge if notified 2 wks in advance; 1 day if less than 2 weeks & 2 days if notified last business day before or on day of hearing.

Lists and Panels

B.C. Collective Agreement Arbitration Bureau; B.C. Government /B.C.G.E.U.; Hospitality Industrial Relations Collective Agreement/Hotel, Restaurant, Culinary & Bartenders Union, Local 40.

Related Adjudication Experience

Chair and Registrar, British Columbia Labour Relations Board, 1987-93; Chair, Workers’ Compensation Board, 1986-88; Workers’ Compensation Board Review Board, 1977-86.


Arbitrators Association of British Columbia; Canadian Bar Association, Labour Law Subsection.

Arbitration Awards on CanLII

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