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Last updated: 2017-11-23
Paul M. Iacono
Distinguished Fellow
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Yorkstreet Dispute Resolution Group Inc.
130 Adelaide Street West Suite 701
Toronto
Ontario
M5H 2K4  Canada
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416 306-1810 (Phone)
416 866-2403 (Fax)
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Bio
  Paul M. Iacono was called to the Ontario Bar in 1972 after completing his LL.B. at Osgoode Hall Law School and was certified by the Law Society of Upper Canada as a Specialist in Civil Litigation in 1990. He has practised in the area of insurance litigation for more than thirty five years, currently as Counsel to Beard Winter LLP.Mr. Iacono's contribution to the insurance industry was recognized in 1996 when he was made an Honorary Member of the Ontario Insurance Adjusters Association. In response to new developments in the field, Mr. Iacono expanded his practice into mediation and arbitration, receiving training through the Canadian Dispute Resolution Corporation (1990 and 1996), Arbitration and Mediation Institute of Ontario Inc. (1992) and the Harvard Mediation Workshop offered through The Advocates' Society (1996). He is also a member of the Arbitration and Mediation Institute of Ontario Inc.In 2009, Paul was honoured to receive the Award of Excellence in A.D.R. by the Ontario Bar Association. In May 2007, he was made a Fellow of the International Academy of Mediators and in 2011, he became a Governor of that organization and in 2012 he became the Treasurer.In addition to his law practice, Mr. Iacono served as a Deputy Judge of the Toronto Small Claims Court for more than 25 years. He is the founding principal of YorkStreet Dispute Resolution Group Inc., a panel of professionals focusing on Mediation, Arbitration, Appraisal and Neutral Evaluations. Mr. Iacono has written numerous articles on insurance law and mediation, as well as civil procedure and damages. Mr. Iacono is in demand as a speaker and panel participant. He has been a speaker for the American Bar Association, ADR Section, and has presented papers on behalf of the Law Society of Upper Canada, the Ontario Bar Association and The Advocates? Society.He was a Director of the Foundation Board of the Toronto East General Hospital for 12 years (1995-2007) and continues to remain as an Honorary Director of that organization. He was also a member of the Board of the Canadian Paraplegic Association for 10 years (2000-2010).
Additional Professional Information
  Mr. Iacono has expanded his practice into mediation and arbitration, receiving training through the Canadian Dispute Resolution Corporation (1990 and 1996), Arbitration and Mediation Institute of Ontario Inc. (1992) and the Harvard Mediation Workshop offered through The Advocates' Society (1996). He is also a member of the Arbitration and Mediation Institute of Ontario Inc., and he is a member of the court-approved mediation committee. In May of 2007, he was made a Fellow of the International Academy of Mediators.
  Paul M. Iacono was called to the Ontario Bar in 1972 after completing his LL.B. at Osgoode Hall Law School and was certified by the law Society of Upper Canada as a Specialist in Civil Litigation in 1990.
  Please call our ADR Coordinator at 416-866-2400 or e-mail at adradmin@yorkstreet.ca.
  416-306-1810
  piacono@yorkstreet.ca
  http://www.yorkstreet.ca