Roster of New Arbitrators

These New Arbitrators are available for appointment under the CIArb Canada’s New Arbitrator Pilot Program.

NameAreas of ExpertiseProvinceCV
Akenroye, Dr. AyodeleCorporate and commercial, Banking, Construction, Energy, Finance, Infrastructure, Insurance, Mining, Solar power plants, Telecommunication, Transportation, Joint ventures, Licensing, Patents, Sales of goods and shareholdings, Ethics and anti-corruptionOntario
Aurelis, AntoineContracts, Construction cost management, Dispute resolution, Adjudication, Expert witness, Infrastructure, Measurements, Procurement, Project management, Commercial developments, Residential developments, Quantity surveying, Valuations, Alternative dispute resolution, Independent certification, Fairness advocacy servicesOntarioCV
Barsukov, ArtemConstruction, International construction projects, International transactions, International disputes, Energy, oil and gas, Oil sands, LNG, Natural gas processing, Pipelines, Infrastructure, IT, Ownership disputes, EPC agreements, EPFCM agreements, Public-private partnershipsAlbertaCV
Coblin, Shane D.Real property disputes (including real estate development, construction, and strata property disputes), Commercial leasing (including rent renewal and rent review arbitrations), General commercial litigationBritish ColumbiaCV
Cohen, FarleyBusiness valuations, Quantification of economic damages, Forensic accountingOntarioCV
Irfan, MerzaConstruction claimsOntarioCV
Osborne, W. Michael G. General commercial matters, Partnership disputes and oppression, Disputes arising out of transactions (mergers), Non-solicitation and non-competition clauses, Competition lawOntarioCV
Surtani, DonnyBanking and financial services, Joint venture and M&A disputes, Accounting disputes, Energy and telecom sector disputes, Private equity, Civil fraud, Economic torts, Professional negligence, Product liabilityOntarioCV
Thompson, ChidinmaCommercial litigation, Contract disputes, Product liability and automotive, Construction, Energy (oil & gas, electricity, renewables), Environmental law, Climate change, Investor-state dispute, International trade and investmentsAlbertaCV