New Executive Chair Appointed to Tribunals Ontario

Tribunals: Safety, Licensing Appeals and Standards Tribunals Ontario (SLASTO)


Tribunals Ontario is pleased to announce the appointment of Sean Weir as interim Executive Chair effective June 2, 2020.

Sean has an extensive legal background, as well as experience with strategic, operational and governance management, planning and delivery. He was the Chief Executive Officer and National Managing Partner of Borden Ladner Gervais.

In his legal practice, Sean advised financial institutions, corporations and major pension funds. Active in his community, Sean has served as an elected Councillor of the Town of Oakville, a director of the Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital and a director and Chair of Oakville Hydro. Sean was named a “Diversity Champion” by Women of Influence Magazine, received the Lexpert Zenith Managing Partner Award for Corporate Social Responsibility, and was listed in the Lexpert/American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada.

“I am honoured to serve as the new Executive Chair at Tribunals Ontario and look forward to working with our adjudicators and staff to develop more modern and user-focused dispute resolution services for the thousands of people who access our tribunals.”
– Sean Weir, Executive Chair, Tribunals Ontario

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