Glen W. Bell


Glen W. Bell

Glen W. Bell, C. Arb
Arbitrator, Vancouver, BC (British Columbia), CA (Canada)

ADR Certified Designation : Chartered Arbitrator (C. Arb)

VanIAC Panel(s) : Domestic Arbitration

Practice Areas : Construction, Corporate Commercial, Franchise, Government, Indigenous, Personal Injury, Real Estate, Tax, Wills and Estates

Professional Experience

Glen W. Bell practised law for over 40 years in the fields of commercial litigation, administrative law and environmental law. He is an experienced arbitrator and med – arb practitioner in a wide variety of commercial disputes.

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Glen W. Bell’s commitment is to provide an economical, speedy and just approach to commercial dispute resolution.

Glen W. Bell is also an experienced ADR teacher. He is the director and chief lecturer in the Arbitrator Training Program of ADRBC. He trains arbitrators in contract law, arbitration procedure and award writing.

Professional and Other Activities
  • Past President of British Columbia Arbitration and Mediation Institute
  • Board Member and Vice-President of ADR Institute of Canada
  • Vancouver International Arbitration Centre (VanIAC) Panelist
  • Retired Member, Law Society of British Columbia
  • Called to the Bar in 5 Canadian provinces and territories (British Columbia, Ontario, Saskatchewan, Northwest Territories, Yukon)


Author, “An Arbitrator’s Practice Manual (British Columbia)” (2020)

Academic Qualifications

Queen’s University, B.A., 1967
Queen’s University, LL.B., 1970