ADR Chambers International

 

ADR Chambers International

 

180 Duncan Mill 4th Floor

Toronto Ontario

Canada M3B 1Z6

 

President
Allan J. Stitt, C.Med., C.Arb., LL.M.

Executive Director
Jenn Rosen, B.A., LL.B.

 

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International Arbitration

Mediation

Conciliation

The Honourable Benjamin J. Greenberg, Q.C.

Law Practice

The Honourable Benjamin J. Greenberg, Q.C., Chartered Arbitrator, former Quebec Superior Court Judge, past Chairman of the National Arbitration Practice Group at Stikeman Elliott LLP, carries on his arbitration and mediation practice out of the Firm's Montreal Office from May 1, 1999 to December 31, 2012 as Senior Counsel. Mr. Greenberg is primarily active in international arbitration.

Since January 1, 2013, Judge Greenberg is pursuing his professional activities as an independent Arbitrator and Mediator under the firm name and style:

GREENBERG ARBITRATION & MEDIATION SERVICES "GAMS"

SERVICES D'ARBITRAGE & MÉDIATION GREENBERG "SAMG"

Professional Activities

Member of the London Court of International Arbitration ( LCIA ) and of the Arbitration and Mediation Institute of Canada. Listed on the International Arbitration Panel of the Canadian Council for International Business (CCIB), the Canadian affiliate of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC), Paris. Also, since November 1999, Mr Greenberg is a member of the Canadian International Arbitration Committee of the CCIB, and of which he is the Chairman since November, 2002. He is listed on the International Arbitration and Mediation Panels of the American Arbitration Association as well as on the Arbitration and Mediation Panels of ADR Chambers and ADR Chambers International. Mr. Greenberg is also an accredited Arbitrator and Mediator in the ADRsportRed program of the Government of Canada.

Appointed to the Quebec Superior Court, 1976, where he served for more than 22 years. Appointed Queen’s Counsel, 1976.

Member of the Quebec Bar, 1959, the Canadian Bar Association and the International Bar Association. Associate member of the American Bar Association.

Long time board member, and elected President of the Miriam Home and Services in February 2000.

Former member of the Japan Society of Canada, Director of the Society, 1969-1972 and President, 1970-1971.

"Judge in Residence" and guest lecturer at the Law Faculty of McGill University during the 1995 -96 academic year.

Publications

Many of Mr. Greenberg’s Judgments from 1976 to 1999 have been published in Quebec and Canadian Law Reports. Among them are the Domglas Judgment in 1980 concerning minority shareholders’ rights under the Canadian Business Corporations Act and the Peoples Department Stores – Wise Brothers Judgment in 1998 concerning the liabilities of directors to a Trustee in Bankruptcy representing the creditors of the Bankrupt Company, pursuant to the provisions of Section 122 of the Canada Business Corporations Act and section 100 of the Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act.

Special Mandate

From June 1999 to November 2002 , Mr. Greenberg served as a member of the NAFTA Chapter Eleven Tribunal concerning the softwood lumber dispute between an American Investor ( Pope & Talbot, Inc. ) and the Government of Canada.

Education

  • Sorbonne, Paris - Faculté de droit, studied in the post-graduate program, 1957-58.
  • McGill University – Law Faculty B.C.L., First Class Honours, 1957
  • McGill University – B.A., 1954

Background

Born in Montreal, Quebec, on December 2nd, 1933.

 


 

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