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Barry Leon

Barry Leon

The Honourable Barry Leon, an independent arbitrator and mediator with Arbitration Place, [email protected] (London) and Caribbean Arbitrators, is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (FCIArb), an International Mediation Institute (IMI) Certified Mediator, and a Fellow of the International Academy of Trial Lawyers. He was presiding judge of the British Virgin Island’s Commercial Court (2015-2018) and chair of ICC Canada’s Arbitration Committee.

The time is right for court-facilitated arbitration

Now more than ever, courts should assist parties to move cases to arbitration, writes Barry Leon

How to fix court delays: court-facilitated arbitration

For more than a year, prominent Canadian litigators writing for this publication and elsewhere have suggested — wisely — that parties with cases lingering in the courts because of court delays, particularly delays in securing trial dates, should consider moving to arbitration.