Robert is recognized as one of Canada's leading securities and corporate commercial litigation lawyers. In addition to being ranked by Lexpert as one of the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada, Robert is listed by Lexpert as a Leading Litigation Lawyer. In 2020, he was named Securities Litigation Lawyer of the Year by Benchmark Litigation Canada. He has also been recognized as a leader in the field of securities litigation by Chambers Canada and as a leading securities and corporate commercial litigator by The Best Lawyers in Canada. Robert 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 litigation practice includes disputes arising out of mergers & acquisitions, class actions, proceedings before securities regulators, director and officer liability claims, shareholder and corporate governance disputes, oppression remedy matters, takeover bid litigation, negligence claims against investment advisors and dealers, cyber-fraud investigations and claims in the financial sector, breach of contract suits, business tort claims, professional negligence suits, and wrongful dismissal claims involving the financial sector.