McIntyre, JJ (FCIArb)

MW Law Offices
1570 – 789 West Pender St.
Vancouver, BC, Canada  V6C 1H2

Direct Tel.:  604.605.4302
Fax: 604.605.4301


JJ (John Joseph) has wide experience in maritime law having represented as counsel – docks, stevedores, supercargoes, shipyards, freight forwarders, trucking companies, material service providers, charterers and their respective insurers.  He gave up counsel work when he was asked by the maritime community to serve as mediator or arbitrator, often as sole arbitrator in their disputes.  Since 2002, he has conducted both domestic and international arbitrations under the Vancouver Maritime Arbitration Rules, the arbitration rules of the Maritime Arbitrators Association of Canada, the BCICAC Domestic Commercial Arbitration Rules and their International Commercial Arbitration Rules.  He is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, London.


Professional Affiliations:

  • Chartered Institute of Arbitrators – Fellow
  • Vancouver Maritime Arbitrators Association – Arbitrating Member and Director
  • Vancouver International Arbitration Centre – Domestic, International, and Arbitration Application Panels
  • Canadian Transportation Agency – Arbitrator
  • International Chamber of Commerce Canada – Arbitrator
  • Sports Dispute Resolution Centre of Canada – Arbitrator
  • Member of Law Societies of British Columbia and Yukon
  • Canadian Bar Association – Member Maritime Law Section;
  • Canadian Maritime Law Association – Member
  • China International Economic and Trade Arbitration Commission – Arbitrator
  • China Maritime Arbitration Commission – Arbitrator



  • B.Sc. (USask. – 1977)
  • J.D./LLB (USask. – 1980)