MEMBER PROFILE: Tony Baker
 

Tony Baker
YorkStreet Dispute Resolution Group Inc.
130 Adelaide Street West, Suite 701
Toronto
ONTARIO M5H 2K4

Tel: (416) 866-2400
Fax: (416) 866-2403
Email: tbaker@yorkstreet.ca

www.yorkstreet.ca

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PROFESSIONAL SERVICES
 
Mediation (Civil)
Neutral Evaluation
Facilitation
Arbitration (Commercial)

Serving the following Area Codes:
416, 519, 613, 705, 905

OMMP Roster Mediator Serving:
Toronto


CASE EXPERIENCE
 
Tony Baker has experience in settling the following civil matters:
Arts (Fine & Performing)
Contracts
Corporate/Commercial
Entertainment Industry
Estate & Wills
Health Care/Disputes
Insurance
Intellectual Property
Libel & Slander
Media & Communications
Municipal
Personal Injury
Product Liability
Professional Liability
Professional Negligence
Real Estate (inc Strata)
Small Claims Court
 
PROFESSIONAL INFORMATION

Biographical Notes:

Tony was called to the Ontario Bar in 1982. His first position as a qualified lawyer was with First Choice Pay TV?(Director of Legal and Business Affairs). In 1984, he set up his own law practice and for over three decades he has operated a general Solicitor�s practice, including the areas of Estates and Corporate-Commercial law. He served as a Director on the Boards of Visual Arts Ontario and Classical Cabaret and sat on the Executive Committee of the Ontario Bar Association's Media and Communications section. His mediation practice includes personal injury, estates and commercial litigation. Tony is married to artist Barbara Astman, described on CBC as "a national treasure". They have two daughters.

Education:

After working in the film and television industries in Vancouver and Los Angeles, Tony obtained his LL.B. at the University of British Columbia in 1980 and moved to Toronto to article at the oldest entertainment law firm in Canada: Rosenfeld, Malcolmson, Lampkin and Levine (merged with Goodmans in 1981).

Languages

English

Memberships & Affiliations :

From 1989 to 1992 he taught "Alternative Dispute Resolution" at the Law Society's Bar Admission Course and "Lawyer as Negotiator" at Osgoode Hall Law School. In 1999, he was appointed to the Toronto Roster - Ontario Mandatory Mediation Programme. From 1994 to 2006 (four three year terms) he sat as a part-time Deputy Judge in Toronto's Small Claims Court. In 2005, he was appointed by Order in Council to Ontario's Consent and Capacity Board, an adjudicative tribunal with jurisdiction in the area of mental health.

RATES & PAYMENT INFORMATION

Rates: To arrange a Mediation, Arbitration, Appraisal, Neutral Evaluation and for any other information, please contact our ADR Coordinator at 416-866-2400 or email adradmin@yorkstreet. Please also visit our webpage and online calendar at www.yorkstreet.ca

Payment: Please call our ADR Coordinator at 416-866-2400 for details.

Cancellation Policy: Please call our ADR Coordinator at 416-866-2400 for details.

AVAILABILITY & BOOKING INFORMATION
   
Calendar Last Updated: 28 Mar 17

 





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