Mediation and Arbitration
The in-depth experience and expertise of Miller Thomson’s litigators help guide our clients toward satisfactory settlements, through either mediation or alternate dispute resolution techniques. With offices located in Ontario, Québec, British-Columbia and Alberta, we are well-positioned to assist regional and national businesses in commercial, regulatory, insurance or civil disputes.
The lawyers in our group have extensive experience dealing with Canadian and foreign arbitration disputes. We represent clients before Canadian boards, as well as sole arbitrators and arbitration boards governed by the rules of the American Arbitration Association, London Court of International Arbitration, Canadian Commercial Arbitration Center and Paris Chamber of Commerce, among others.
Our expertise in alternative dispute resolution and private arbitration has been developed in dealing with an array of commercial contracts disputes and national, as well as international, damage claims. This allows us to be proactive and resourceful in leading our clients toward a satisfactory solution to their legal problems.
Our lawyers have extensive experience assisting clients in arbitration disputes involving construction claims, intellectual property, life, disability and health insurance contracts, international law, personal injury, franchise, automotive, human rights, occupational health and safety, pension and benefits, sports and entertainment, transportation, workers compensation, and labour and employment issues.
Our lawyers also have the skills and expertise to use alternative dispute resolution techniques for mediation in pursuing a satisfactory settlement of potential litigation.
Our Services and Expertise
- Drafting dispute resolution protocols
- Selection of arbitrators and mediators
- Settlement conferencing and mediation