Robertson Stromberg has been ranked as a leading firm by Chambers and Partners. The 2019 Chambers Canada lists Robertson Stromberg in the Corporate/Commercial – Saskatchewan category. Also awarded Leading Lawyer rankings are Christopher Donald, Q.C. and Leslie Prosser, Q.C.
Chambers Canada covers lawyers and law firms practicing in all provinces and territories in Canada. The guide recommends lawyers and law firms in over 40 specialist practice areas. The qualities on which rankings are assessed include technical legal ability, professional conduct, client service, commercial astuteness, diligence, commitment, and other qualities most valued by the client.
The profile describes Robertson Stromberg as a “well-established Saskatoon-based team with standout experience advising on commercial lending, acquisitions and divestitures as well as corporate finance. Regularly advises clients in the financial services, municipal and agricultural sectors. Further areas of strength include bankruptcy and insolvency, insurance and taxation law.”
Read Chambers and Partners’ profiles of Les Prosser and Chris Donald.
We are pleased to announce that Tiffany Paulsen, Q.C. has been awarded the Canadian Bar Association Distinguished Service Award for 2019.
“Enhancing Justice” is the title for the Canadian Bar Association’s Mid-Winter Meetings set for January 31 and February 1, 2019 in Saskatoon. Jennifer Pereira, Chairperson for the event has announced that experts and distinguished speakers addressing the meeting will include:
- Chief Justice R. Wagner of the Supreme Court of Canada
- Chief Justice M. Popescul of the Saskatchewan Court of Queen’s Bench
- Justice M.T. Megaw and Bill Johnson QC
- Saskatchewan Minister of Justice and Attorney General Don Morgan QC
- Angela Chiason, lawyer and frequent media commentator
- Chief Commissioner of the Saskatchewan Human Rights Commission, Judge David Arnot
- Howard Sapers, Independent Advisor on Corrections Reform
CTV Saskatoon asked Sean Sinclair to add an expert’s view to a local news story on November 13th. In an interview on CTV News at 6:00, Sean clarified privacy and defamation laws as they related to the story.
SUMMER STUDENT POSITION
As a summer student at Robertson Stromberg LLP, you will be working in one of Saskatchewan’s most exciting and diverse law firms. You will gain invaluable experience in a wide range of legal fields, giving you a taste of where you might want to specialize in your own career.
We want to give you an opportunity to build on what you’ve learned in the classroom with hands-on experience working with clients and real legal issues.
Robertson Stromberg LLP seeks motivated and ambitious law students with enthusiasm for the law and learning, energy and drive. Our list of clients is the envy of most Saskatchewan firms. We offer an exceptional working environment, access to top quality support staff and unparalleled opportunities to connect with leaders in our profession and Saskatchewan’s business community. We want to work with students who share our work ethic and our commitment to the highest standards of legal practice. Our goal is to provide opportunities for students to gain the confidence and skills they will need to become capable and principled lawyers.
Robertson Stromberg LLP has a reputation for excellence that is based on years of innovation and a commitment to the highest professional standards. If you’re looking for a summer job that will open doors for your career, you’ll want to apply at Robertson Stromberg LLP.
START YOUR CAREER OFF RIGHT – SPEND THE SUMMER LEARNING FROM THE LEADERS IN THEIR FIELD.
To apply for a position, please respond in writing before Friday, November 23, 2018 at 5:00 pm to:
Tiffany M. Paulsen, Q.C.
Robertson Stromberg LLP
Barristers and Solicitors
Suite 600, 105 – 21st Street East
Saskatoon, SK S7K 0B3
(We require a cover letter, resume, an unofficial transcript of marks, and a list of references.)
The Saskatoon Construction Association is offering its members a lunch hour legal information session on November 13th. The Robertson Stromberg Lunch and Learn, presented by Tim Hawryluk, will discuss the best approaches to one of the most challenging prospects for every employer – firing an employee.
To learn more or to register for the event, click here.