Robert's expertise in corporate and securities litigation is widely recognized in both the securities industry and the legal community. He regularly represents public companies, investment dealers, officers, directors, shareholders, investment advisors and investors in the myriad disputes that can arise in the capital markets. His securities litigation practice includes class actions, proceedings before securities regulators, director and officer liability claims, shareholder and corporate governance disputes, oppression remedy matters, take-over bid litigation, negligence claims against investment advisors and dealers and wrongful dismissal suits against investment firms. Robert regularly represents individual and corporate respondents before the Ontario Securities Commission (OSC), the Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada (IIROC), the Mutual Fund Dealers Association (MFDA) and the Financial Services Commission of Ontario (FSCO). He has appeared before all levels of court in Ontario and has been counsel on a wide range of civil cases, class actions and regulatory proceedings across the country. He is a frequent speaker on corporate, securities and civil litigation issues. LLB, University of Toronto, 1996.