ADR Chambers: Panel Members

The Honourable David C. Dingwall, P.C., Q.C., ICD.D

The Hon. David Dingwall is an arbitrator and mediator with ADR Chambers.

David’s practice consists of domestic and international arbitration and mediation in the areas of corporate/commercial, corporate governance, public policy, and Labour law. David is on the Panel of International Commercial Arbitrators, appointed by the ICC National Committee of the Canadian Chamber of Commerce and is a Founding Member of the Toronto Arbitrators’ Society. David is a Distinguished Visiting Professor, Guest Lecturer, and host of The Ryerson Negotiation Project at the Ted Rogers School of Management at Ryerson University in Toronto.

David has an LL.B. and B.Com. from Dalhousie University in Halifax, Nova Scotia. He has an Honorary Doctorate of Laws from the University College of Cape Breton. David attended Harvard Law School for Advanced Negotiation training and The Advocates’ Society Education Centre for Advanced Negotiation: Strategies for Lawyers. He has a certificate in Negotiation, Mediations & Conflict Resolutions from St. Mary’s University in Halifax.

David is highly regarded for his substantial, in-depth experience in both the private and public sectors, at both the national and international level. David was elected to the Parliament of Canada on four different occasions and served as Canada’s Minister of Health, Minister of Public Works and Government Services and was responsible for Canada Post, Canada Mortgage Housing, Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency and Canadian Commercial Corporation. He is a former CEO of the Royal Canadian Mint.

David was inducted into the Schulich School of Law’s Bertha Wilson Honour Society in 2013, recognizing his contributions to law and society. He is actively involved in a number of charities.

David is available to arbitrate and mediate through the ADR Chambers head office in Toronto, Canada.

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) 362-8555 to confirm availability and book the panel member.

2. Please call (416) 362-8555 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

David C. Dingwall is willing to travel


Neutral Evaluation
Private Appeal
Expedited Arbitration
Fairness Monitoring


   Franchise Disputes
   Competition Law
   Investment Dealers

   Labour Relations
   Human Rights (inc Discrim.)
   Wrongful/Constructive Dismissals
   Workplace Disputes
   Workers Compensation

   Professional Liability
   Life & Disability
   Property & Casualty

   Estate & Wills
   First Nations

Real Estate
   Condominium Issues

To book David C. Dingwall
(416) 362-8555