Biography - Anton M. S. Melnyk

Biography - Anton M. S. Melnyk


B.A. University of Alberta (1961)
LL.B. University of Alberta - Silver Medalist (1962)
LL.M. Harvard Law School (1963)
Appointed Queen's Counsel (1981)
Accredited as Chartered Arbitrator (1990)
Member Alberta Bar (1966 - )


Principal of Melnyk Law, Barrister and Solicitor

Over 40 years practice in a wide range of law, including commercial, corporate, tax, labour, and administrative law

Appeared before the Alberta Trial and Appeal Courts, Tax Court and Federal Court of Canada

Acted as Counsel to the Classification Appeal Board, Public Service Appeal Board, Occupational Health & Safety Council, the Alberta Labour Relations Board and Environmental Council of Alberta

Acted as Vice-Chairperson of the Alberta Board of Industrial Relations

Acted as Chairperson in numerous labour, commercial, landlord-tenant, franchise, agricultural, automobile and electrical industry arbitrations

Taught labour law, arbitration law, and tax law in the Law and Business Administration Faculties of the University of Alberta

Modified: 2016-02-09
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