Directors

Peter Macdonald Co-Director & Faculty CoDirector, MBA/JD Program (Schulich)
Peter Macdonald is a lawyer, mediator and co-director of the Joint MBA/JD Program at the Schulich School of Business, York University.  Peter graduated from Osgoode Hall Law School in 1985 and was called to the Bar of Ontario in 1987.  From 1987 to 1994, Peter practised corporate/commercial and securities law with two downtown Toronto law firms and a large multinational corporation in Montreal.  Over the past fifteen years, Peter has been engaged as an independent commercial mediator in a broad range of corporate, banking, personal injury, employment and insurance-related disputes.

In addition to his mediation practice, Peter teaches various business law courses to BBA, MBA and Joint MBA/JD students at the Schulich School of Business where he has received numerous Teaching Excellence Awards.  Peter has also been extensively involved in designing and delivering intensive negotiation and mediation training programs for judges, lawyers, public sector agencies and other business professionals throughout Ontario.

pmacdonald@schulich.yorku.ca / Office:  SSB N203F