The honourable Konrad W. Von Finckenstein, Q.C., is an independent arbitrator with JAMS, the resolution experts. Over the course of a career in the public service that began in 1973, he has held a number of senior positions and acquired broad experience in the areas of trade, commercial, competition and communications law. Before becoming an arbitrator he served as Commissioner of Competition, Justice of the Federal Court and Chair of the Canadian Radio-Television and Communications Commission. A detailed biography can be found at