Scott Streiner

Scott Streiner is a mediator and arbitrator with ADR Chambers. He assists with the resolution of domestic and international commercial, labour, and workplace disputes.

His experience includes:

  • mediating, arbitrating, and adjudicating commercial, consumer, and human rights (accessibility) disputes as Chair of the Canadian Transportation Agency (2015-21),
  • mediating collective bargaining disputes as Assistant Deputy Minister of Labour and Head of the Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service (2007-10), and
  • investigating and mediating complaints filed with the Canadian Human Rights Commission (1990-2000).

Scott also served as Assistant Secretary to the Cabinet for Economic Policy, Assistant Deputy Minister of Policy with Transport Canada, Executive Director of the Aerospace Review, Vice President of Program Delivery with the Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency, and Director General, Human Resources with the Department of Fisheries and Oceans. He has subject-matter expertise in areas such as trade, transportation, aerospace, environmental assessment, and human rights.

In addition to his ADR work, Scott is a Senior Advisor with Deloitte, First Vice Chair of the Council of Canadian Administrative Tribunals (CCAT), and an Adjunct Professor of Political Science at Carleton University.

Scott is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (FCIArb). He has a Ph.D. in Political Science (International Relations and Comparative Politics specializations), an MA in International Affairs (Conflict Resolution concentration), and a BA in East Asian Studies. He is reasonably fluent in French and fully fluent in Hebrew.

Scott is based in Ottawa and willing to travel. He is available to conduct mediations and arbitrations in-person and virtually.

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