MEMBER PROFILE: Augustus (Gus) Richardson Q.C.
 

Augustus (Gus) Richardson Q.C.
Ad+Rem ADR Services
1141 Cartaret Street
Halifax
NOVA SCOTIA B3H 3P2

Tel: (902) 422-6729
Fax: (902) 422-0142
Email: gus@gusrichardson.com

www.gusrichardson.com

 
PROFESSIONAL SERVICES
 
Mediation (Civil)
Arbitration (Commercial)
Arbitration (Labour)
Med-Arb
Mini Trial
Neutral Evaluation
Fact Finding
Referee
Private Judge

Serving the following Area Codes:
"902, 416, 506, 613", 905


CASE EXPERIENCE
 
Augustus (Gus) Richardson Q.C. has experience in settling the following civil matters:
Accounting
Administrative (incTribunals)
Aviation & Air
Condominium Issues
Construction
Consumer/Vendor
Contracts
Corporate/Commercial
Education
Employment
Environmental
Estate & Wills
Expropriation
Franchise Disputes
Hospitals/Health Industry
Human Rights/Discrimination
Information Technology
Insurance
Labour Relations
Land Use/Planning
Landlord / Tenant
Medical Malpractice
Multi-Party / Complex
Municipal
Partnership Disputes
Personal Injury
Product Liability
Professional Liability
Professional Negligence
Real Estate (inc Strata)
Small Claims Court
Workers Compensation
 
PROFESSIONAL INFORMATION

Biographical Notes:

Gus Richardson is a member of both the Ontario (since 1984) and Nova Scotia (since 1990) bars, specializing in mediation, arbitration and med-arb, with a special interest in commercial, insurance, labour and condominium disputes. He is currently an alternate Vice-Chair of the NS Labour Relations Board, a part-time member of the Public Service Labour Relations Board and an adjudicator for the Small Claims Court of Nova Scotia. He has taught a business law course at St Mary's University, and for the past many years has been a guest lecturer on costs at the Dalhousie Law School. He now practices as a full time mediator, arbitrator and med-arbitrator. He is also consulted frequently on motor vehicle, professional liability and product liability issues. He has given presentations and insurance seminars to insurance bodies on all aspects of litigation. He has published a number of papers on a variety of legal issues in such journals as the Canadian Bar Review, the Advocates' Quarterly and Carswell Practice Cases. His website is www.gusrichardson.com.

Education:

B.A. (Honours) - University of Toronto, 1976
MA (Social History) - University of Essex, England, 1979
LL.B. (Honours) - University of Toronto, 1982

Languages

English

Memberships & Affiliations :

- Chartered Arbitrator, ADR Institute of Canada
- Part-Time Board Member, Public Service Labour Relations Board
- Vice-Chair, NS Labour Relations Board and Construction Industry Panel
- Minister's List of Arbitrators, NS Dept of Labour
- ADR Institute of Canada
- Canadian Condominium Institute
- Adjudicator, Small Claims Court of Nova Scotia (Apr 01 to present)
Board Member, Abilities Foundation of Nova Scotia (1992-2008) and Laing House, Halifax, NS (2004-2009)
Law Reform Commission of Nova Scotia, Member of Advisory Groups re: Mortgage Foreclosure and Sale; The Use of Court-Ordered Structure Settlements in case of Personal Injury Damage Awards; Privity of Contract(Third Party Rights)
Bar Society of Nova Scotia: member Statutory Costs and Fees Committee; Chair of Civil Procedure Rules SubCommittee; member Steering Committee, NS Civil Procedure Rules Revision Project


RATES & PAYMENT INFORMATION

Rates: Please call for details or visit website at www.gusrichardson.com

Payment: Please call for details or visit website at www.gusrichardson.com

Cancellation Policy: Please call for details or visit website at www.gusrichardson.com

AVAILABILITY & BOOKING INFORMATION
   
Calendar Last Updated: 19 Jul 17

 





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