ADRIC 2022 Session Description;
Drafting an Arbitration Clause and Procedure that suits Your Case.
Gatineau, Quebec • October 20, 2022 – 1:30 pm
SPEAKERS: Sahil Shoor and Mark Crane and an Arbitrator TBA
One of the benefits of arbitration is the flexibility of the process. In this session, the speakers will discuss some of the considerations that parties should turn their mind to when drafting an arbitration clause as well as determining the process for the arbitration, which will depend on the circumstances of each case.
Mark Crane is a partner in the Advocacy Department of Gowling WLG’s Toronto office. He is a member of the firm’s Commercial Litigation, Construction & Infrastructure, and Insurance & Professional Liability groups.
Mark is also the national lead of the firm’s Arbitrations Group.
Mark’s practice is focused in complex infrastructure disputes, as well as other commercial and professional liability matters. He represents clients, both internationally and domestically, across a broad range of industries, including professional engineering, construction, energy and mining, information technology and the public sector.
In his infrastructure practice, Mark has significant experience working in various complex P3 project related disputes including in projects involving transit/transportation (including rail, subways and highways), bridges, hospitals, as well as national heritage buildings and properties. Mark also has experience representing parties in disputes involving arctic marine infrastructure, commercial construction, real estate developments and energy projects.
Mark has been successful in obtaining excellent outcomes for his clients through litigation, arbitration, negotiation or a combination of these approaches. He has been recognized by clients as having a practical and efficient approach to problem solving, and he has worked with clients and other counsel across Canada, the United States, Europe, Asia and Central America.
Mark is a member of the Executive of the Toronto Lawyers Association, currently having the role of Treasurer.
Mark is a frequest speaker in the area of construction/infrastructure, adjudication arbitration.
Prior to his legal career, Mark practised as a management consultant at a global consulting firm.