Skinner, Andrew J.


Osgoode Hall Law School Certificate in Labour Law

McMaster University

B.A., 1974

Osgoode Hall Law School

LL.B., 1977

Called to the Bar of Ontario


Andrew J. Skinner


Prominent Assignments

  • Strategic counsel for corporate executives
  • High profile matters with Government clients
  • Major development projects in Toronto
  • Advocate before Gomery Commission
  • Acting on behalf of various sports organizations and on behalf of amateur and professional athletes 
  • Representation on collective agreements, grievances, arbitrations and general labour and employment matters

Professional Involvement

  • Member of Law Society of Upper Canada, Ontario Bar Association, and Canadian Bar Association
  • Chairperson of Dickinson-Wright LLP Opinion Committee
  • Past Chairperson of the Real Property Section of the Canadian Bar Association-Ontario


  • Instructed at the Bar Admission Course for the Law Society of Upper Canada
  • Lectured and written widely for both the Law Society of Upper Canada and Canadian Bar Association - Ontario
  • Frequent speaker at sports law conferences and hockey summits