WHO WE AREBryan strives to bring commitment, creativity, precision and practicality to all of his endeavours.

Bryan holds a bachelor’s degree in law from Queen’s University, Ontario, and Master’s and Doctorate Degree in Law from Yale.

As an academic, he has over forty years of experience, including being the inaugural holder of an endowed chair in international business and trade law,  and has won awards for teaching, research and scholarship.   He is the author or editor of thirty three books and over three hundred publications in all.

As a practising lawyer for over four decades Bryan has appeared multiple times at the Supreme Court of Canada and serves as counsel to the Pitblado law firm.  Bryan recently received the King’s Counsel designation in 2023.

As an arbitrator, Bryan has served at the provincial ,national and international level.

Bryan also has extensive practical experience in advising governments- – federal,  provincial, territorial and Indigenous –and private clients  in policy development and legislative reform and drafting.

Areas in which Bryan has taught, practiced or  written extensively,  include: constitutional law, international, commercial, labour, trade,  internet and e-commerce law  and alternate dispute resolution and governance.

Feel free to contact Bryan if you wish to discuss the possibility of his assisting you:

    1. Arbitration or mediation, whether as an impartial appointee or advising clients
    2. Assisting as legal counsel at all levels, including appellate advocacy or research and development of legal argument at any stage
    3. Serving on boards
    4. Governance  with respect to governments, corporations or non-profits
    5. Public speaking engagements