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Mediator named to Canada Agricultural Review Tribunal

Wednesday, December 20, 2017 @ 3:17 PM | By Carolyn Gruske

Marthanne Robson has been appointed as a part-time member of the Canada Agricultural Review Tribunal.

For over 30 years, Robson has worked as a lawyer, mediator and ombudsperson. She specializes in agriculture and agri-food regulation administrative law, conflict resolution, adjudication and investigation. Robson has served as vice-chair of the Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs appeal tribunal.

“I am pleased to announce the appointment of Marthanne Robson to the Canada Agricultural Review Tribunal. I am confident Ms. Robson's expertise in law and mediation, as well as her knowledge of agriculture and agri-food regulation, will greatly benefit the tribunal in its vital role protecting the health and well-being of consumers and the economic vibrancy of Canadian agri-food industries,” said federal Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food Lawrence MacAulay.

Effective immediately, the appointment lasts for a three-year term.