ADR Chambers: Panel Members

J. Douglas Crane, Q.C.

Doug Crane is a mediator and arbitrator with ADR Chambers.

Doug is a member of the Ontario Arbitrators Institute and has arbitrated contract, tort and planning disputes.  His areas of expertise include insurance, real estate, employment, commercial, criminal, aviation, environmental, and libel and slander matters.

Doug earned his B.A. in 1958 (Manitoba), his LL.B. in 1961 (Osgoode Hall) and was called to the Bar in 1963.  Doug completed ADR training with the Stitt Feld Handy Group in 2002.  He is a member of the Advocates’ Society of Ontario, the Lawyers Club of Toronto, the Metropolitan Toronto Lawyers Association, the Canadian Bar Association, the Criminal Lawyers Association and a member of the Defence Research Institute with headquarters in Chicago, Illinois.  He is rated by the Martindale-Hubbell legal directory as having the highest legal ability.

Doug has spent many years as an instructor at the Law Society of Upper Canada teaching legal education programs in civil and criminal law, and human rights.  He was a participant at the National Criminal Law Program that took place in cities across Canada between 1997 and 2002.  He has lectured at the Law Society of Upper Canada, the Advocates’ Society and The Canadian Bar Association on environmental and employment law.

Doug in an active participant in his community and donates his time and fund-raising efforts to various charities.  He is based in Toronto and is available to travel.

Availability Calendar

1. While every effort is being made to keep the calendar up to date, ADR Chambers cannot guarantee the accuracy of the information on the calendar. Please call 416 250 5050 to confirm availability and book the panel member.

2. Please call 416 250 5050 if the date you need is marked as unavailable to determine whether you can be accommodated by the panel member.
Booking Information

Home City:

Toronto, Ontario

J. Douglas Crane is willing to travel


Expedited Arbitration


   Partnership Disputes

   Wrongful/Constructive Dismissals

   Personal Injury
   Professional Liability
   Medical Malpractice
   Product Liability

   Aviation & Air
   Libel & Slander

Real Estate
   Land Use/Planning

To book J. Douglas Crane
416 250 5050