Alan Arkilander was called to the Bar in 1978 and is a graduate of the Faculty of Law at the University of Western Ontario. His primary areas of practice are Family Law, with recent accreditation in Collaborative Law, Civil Litigation, including Personal Injury, Disability Claims and Insurance Law, Business Law, and Wills and Estates.
He has served as Chairman of the Psychiatric Review Board for Sudbury, as President of the Sudbury and District Chamber of Commerce , as Vice-President of the North-Eastern Chamber of Commerce, and as a Director of the Ontario Chamber of Commerce. He was also past Chairman of the Laurentian Hospital Foundation and is currently a board member in good standing of the Sudbury Regional Hospital Foundation.In addition, he served on the executive of Sudbury District Scouts Canada, for three years. He presently is Chairman of Junior Curling for the Northern Ontario Curling Association and is a member of the Executive, as well as the Northern “Business of Curling” representative for Curl Ontario.