About Paul E. Love CArb, FCIArb

About Paul E. Love CArb, FCIArb

Biographical Notes:

I am an arbitrator and mediator.  I am a listed arbitrator with the BC Collective Agreement Arbitration Bureau. I am also listed with the Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service for Part I and Part III appointments under the Canada Labour Code. I am a part-time vice-chairperson with the Canada Industrial Relations Board.  I am a former part-time member of the federal Public Service Labour Relations Board (2004 – 2007 and 2009 – 2014), former adjudicator for the Yukon Teachers Labour Relations Board,  and former part-time adjudicator with the BC Employment Standards Tribunal (1997 – 2004). I have provided independent third party reviewer services to federal agencies. My non-labour/employment practice includes commercial arbitration. I adjudicated sexual and physical abuse claims by former students of Indian Residential Schools. I have served on the B.C. Environmental Appeal Board/Forest Appeals Commission and chaired the Mediation and Arbitration Board (for surface rights disputes – mining, oil and gas and geothermal). I am a former member of the Law Society of British Columbia ( September 1985 to December 31, 2023).


BSc (1980), LLB (1984), CArb (1996), FCIArb (1997), DipICarb (1998)

Memberships & Affiliations :

Canadian Academy of Distinguished Neutrals, Labour Panel, Arbitrator’s Association of British Columbia, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (UK); Arbitration and Mediation Institute of British Columbia; Arbitration and Mediation Institute of Canada; Vancouver International Arbitration Centre (VanIAC).