Burton Tait Q.C

Investigator

Burton Tait is an experienced investigator with ADR Chambers Banking Ombuds Office. His appointment followed 40 years as a senior litigation partner with McCarthy Tetrault, dealing with a wide variety of commercial claims, including major disputes acting for or against leading Canadian banks and other senior financial institutions.In addition, since 2006 Burton has served as a Deputy Superior Court Judge, acting as a mediator or as a trial Judge, resolving hundreds of cases of all kinds, once again including claims both by and against banks. During the same time as a member of ADR Chambers he has acted as both a mediator or arbitrator in another extensive range of issues. He relies on all his significant experience in his role as an Ombuds Investigator.