ADR Chambers: Panel Members

The Honourable Benjamin J. Greenberg, Q.C.

Mr. Greenberg is a member of the Québec operation of ADR Chambers, an Alternative Dispute Resolution Group which provides ADR services consisting of Mediations, Arbitrations, Neutral Evaluation, Mini-Trials, Med-Arb, and Private Appeals from Arbitral Awards and Trial Judgments.

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 the Arbitration and Mediation Institute of Canada. Also listed on the International Arbitration Panels of the Canadian Council for International Business (CCIB) and the American Arbitration Association.

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 and Life member of the Canadian Judges Conference.

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.

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.

Education

  • 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.

Booking Information

Home City:

Montreal, Quebec

To book Benjamin J. Greenberg
(416) 362-8555
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