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Ian Anderson

Anderson Arbitration Inc.
Toronto, Ontario

(416) 729-6282
Degrees/Designations - B.A. (Hons.) Economics, Queen's University; LL.B. Osgoode Hall Law School
Practice Areas - Employment, Human Rights and Labour
Practice Description - All employment related matters and human rights issues.
Background - Ian Anderson is an Arbitrator and Mediator. In that capacity, he has been appointed a Vice Chair of the Grievance Settlement Board and placed on the roster of arbitrators of the Ontario Police Arbitration Commission. He is also a part-time Vice-Chair of the Ontario Labour Relations Board. Prior to stepping down in 2013 to pursue his arbitration and mediation practice on a full-time basis, Ian had been a full-time Vice-Chair of the Ontario Labour Relations Board for nine years and a part-time member of the Human Rights Tribunal of Ontario for eight years. From 1987 to 2004, Ian practiced primarily in the fields of labour and employment law.

Ian was the founding lawyer of the Workers‘ Rights Group at Parkdale Community Legal Services, the Chair of the Board of Directors of the community legal clinic Injured Workers‘ Consultants for many years, the first Chair of the Workers‘ Compensation Section of the Ontario Bar Association and a member of the Law Society of Upper Canada‘s Workers‘ Compensation Specialist Certification Committee and the Chair of the Board of Directors of the Institute for Work & Health. He is currently the Chair of the Board of Directors of Crossroads International.
Fees - $1,500 for up to a half day, $500 per hour thereafter.