Partner at Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
Rob is a partner at Borden Ladner Gervais LLP in the Vancouver office.
Rob’s core practice areas include financial services industry litigation, financial crime compliance (including anti-money laundering and economic sanctions compliance), FINTRAC administrative monetary penalty appeals, AML policy drafting, advising with respect to FINTRAC examinations, and consumer protection law compliance. Rob also acts in fraud recovery and securities fraud litigation, for financial institutions in Ponzi scheme and consumer protection class actions, anti-piracy litigation, and in general commercial and shareholder disputes. Rob has acted frequently as a supervising solicitor and as plaintiffs’ counsel with respect to enforcement of Civil Search (Anton Piller) Orders and was a member of the Law Society of British Columbia’s Model Order Committee, tasked with establishing model Civil Search and Asset Freezing (Mareva) Orders for use in British Columbia litigation.
Rob’s clients include banks, credit unions, FinTech companies, and business clients ranging from large public companies to individual local entrepreneurs.
Rob is recognized in the 2016 edition of Benchmark Canada — The Definitive Guide to Canada’s Leading Litigation Firms & Attorneys as a Local Litigation Star: British Columbia and a Litigation Star: Commercial.