Thomas G. Giglione

Experience : 23 Years
Practice Location: ANT Lawyers

Thomas Giglione has over 18 years of working experience as a court-appointed commercial mediator, arbitrator and mediation trainer. Thomas is an accomplished dispute resolution professional who has mediated and resolved a wide range of commercial cases including class action matters, primarily employment, insurance, intellectual property, construction, regulatory, consumer, general contract disputes as a court-appointed mediator. Thomas has held the position of Roster Mediator for the Supreme Court of Ontario, Canada.

He holds a mediation certificate from the University Of Windsor Faculty Of Law and an arbitration certificate from the ADR Institute of Ontario, Canada. He is an active member of the European Chamber of Commerce of Vietnam and is on the Legal and HR and Training committee.

Thomas gave lectures on alternative dispute resolution in Canada to law students at York University Atkinson Faculty of Law is a guest lecturer at various law faculties throughout Vietnam in Hanoi, Hue, and Ho Chi Minh City. He is a guest lecturer at the Judicial Academy for the Ministry of Justice in Vietnam, Hanoi Law University, Hue University and the University of Economics and Law in HCMC where he teaches courses in negotiation, mediation, and lawyering skills.

 He has also provided negotiation and mediation training at the Judicial Academy for legal officers and lecturers at the Ministry of Justice of Vietnam and coached in-house legal and senior management staff at Bao Viet Insurance, BIDV Bank, EVN Vietnam Electricity and Vietel Mobile.

He was the keynote speaker for three conferences in November 2017 on the topic of alternative dispute resolution:

The 8th Asia Pacific Mediation Forum Conference November 11th -13th

HR Best Practices Forum, November 24th 

He was recently appointed as Chairman and Keynote speaker of The GMS Rail Expansion Summit 2017, held on Nov. 30-Dec. 1, 2017, in Hanoi.


Thomas is also a writer and podcaster, and his written a series of articles for Law Tech Asia "Southeast Asia's foremost Law & Technology Review" His articles and podcasts center around online dispute resolution processes for mediation and arbitration. He is a podcaster of two weekly interview series, "Mediation Lawyer of the Week" mediationlawyer.podbean and "Law Tech Lawyer of the Week" lawtechlawyer.podbean

Thomas also holds an Quality Assurance Certificate from Canada and offers the following Results Oriented Quality Assured Consultation Services at ANT Lawyers.

He has also provided negotiation and mediation training at the Judicial Academy for legal officers and lecturers at the Ministry of Justice of Vietnam and coached in-house legal and senior management staff at Bao Viet Insurance, BIDV Bank, EVN Vietnam Electricity and Vietel Mobile. 

Area of Expertise:

Consultant at Vietnamese Law Firm and Background in legal services

Organizational development

Strong negotiator

Mediator, arbitrator and ADR

Project Management

Highly Organized

Contract negotiations

Professional Experience:

Consultant at ANT Lawyers

Vietnam January 2017- Present

Commercial Mediator, Arbitrator and Trainer

Guest lecturer

Hanoi Law, University, Hue University and UEL University in Vietnam 2016-2017

Planed, evaluated, and revised curricula, course content, course materials, and methods of instruction.

Maintained regularly scheduled office hours to advise and assist students.

Reviewed the pre-set educational goals, objectives, classroom instructional programs, establishing academic and other performance objectives

Presented course material in a concise manner that encouraged applied knowledge of theory to real world settings

Created and administered examinations           

Academic Director

Global Education Academy 2016- 2017

Provided negotiation training academic leadership and selected, trained, developed, managed and lead faculty and staff team members.

Oversaw myriad aspects of educational activities

Guided and mentored teaching staff and students

Reviewed and modified academic syllabus to develop students' mental and physical skills

Court Appointed Mediator

Supreme court of Ontario, Ministry of the Attorney General, Toronto, Canada 2001-Present

Mediated over 1000 commercial dispute in over 15 year period

Mediated and investigated consumer complaints and violations of consumer laws and regulations.

Interviewed complainants, suspected violators, and witnesses to consumer complaints. 

Advance Legal English and Negotiations Guest lecturer

Judicial Academy of Vietnam, Ministry of Justice 2014- 2017

Incorporated available technology into course format and assignments

Created dynamic curriculum and guided students to write for specific disciplines

Commercial Mediator and Business Developer

ATS Law firm Jan 2014- Jan2017

Exam Invigilator

TOLES Exam center Hanoi 2016- Present

Lecturer on ADR

York University, Atkinson College, Toronto, Canada 2004-2005

Wrote and delivered weekly lectures; planned and administered discussion sections; designed and marked assignments.

Successfully communicated with students, evaluated performance and provided feedback.

Coached and trained students on mediation for the ADR Consortium

Created a respectful and learning-centered classroom environment. 

Mediation Lecturer

World Mediation Organization 2011-2015

Conducted meditation and wrote role play sessions for trainees           

Mediation and Negotiations Trainer

Stittfeld Hnady 1997-2001

Designed and co-taught Mediating International Business Disputes

Held trainings for the new employees of the company 

Encouraged a high degree of student involvement through presentation of relevant issues and interactive teaching style.

  • HOAN KIEM, Vietnam
  • Mc Master University, Canada , Political Science , (2024)
  • University of Windsor Faculty of Law , Advanced Resolution Diploma , (2024)
  • University of Windsor Faculty of Law , Dispute Resolution Diploma , (1999)
  • Mediation Certificate (World Mediation Organization)
  • Certified Arbitration Diploma (ADR Institute of Canada)
  • Mediation Certificate (World Mediation Organization)
  • ISO Quality Assurance Certificate
  • 2001 Arbitration Certificate from ADR Institute of Ontario Canada
  • Certified Arbitration Diploma
  • Member of Canadian Arbitration Association 2001-2007

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