Toronto Arbitrator for Shareholder Disputes, Partnership Disputes and Property Disputes

David Alderson, LL.B, LL.M (Commercial and Corporate), Lawyer and ArbitratorCommercial0 Comments

David Alderson: Commercial Arbitrator for Shareholder Disputes, Partnership Disputes and Commercial Property Disputes

David accepts appointments as a commercial arbitrator (sole arbitrator and party appointee) at reasonable hourly rates and with good availability. 

The Ontario Superior Court of Justice has appointed David as arbitrator in commercial arbitration matters.

David has lived and practiced commercial litigation and arbitration in Ontario, England, Bermuda and Dubai, in a wide variety of disputes in a diverse range of businesses and industries.  He is also admitted in New York State. His LL.B (Osgoode) and LL.M (Lond.) – Commercial and Corporate, were granted in 1980 and 1988, respectively.  David has acted as counsel in both domestic and international arbitration, including AAA arbitration, ICDR International Rules, ICC arbitration, LMAA arbitration, and various other ad hoc and non-institutional arbitration.

David has appeared as a barrister in the Ontario Superior Court of Justice (including the Commercial List), the Divisional Court, the Ontario Court of Appeal, the Federal Court (Canada), Federal Court of Appeal (Canada) and as co-counsel the Supreme Court of Canada.

In his over 35 years of practice both here and abroad David has actively promoted the resolution of commercial, business and property disputes through arbitration.  He is member of the Toronto Commercial Arbitration Society. He has spoken to lawyers at Continuing Legal Education events, and given interviews to legal publications, on matters concerning arbitration.

Terms of Appointment available on request.

Contact the Arbitration Intake Coordinator with any inquiries you may have concerning the appointment of David Alderson as arbitrator in shareholder, partnership and property disputes at (416) 979 2020, ext. 223 or by email at


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David Alderson, LL.B, LL.M (Commercial and Corporate), Lawyer and Arbitrator

David Alderson, LL.B, LL.M (Commercial and Corporate), Lawyer and Arbitrator

David has practiced over 35 years as a commercial and business litigator in diverse matters in the courts and in domestic and international arbitration proceedings in Ontario, England & Wales, Bermuda and Dubai. Also admitted in New York. He also accepts appointment as a commercial and marine arbitrator. Bio | Lawyer | Arbitrator | Contact

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