ROBBY BERNSTEIN

  BCom LLB BCL (Oxon) FCIArb   MEDIATOR & ARBITRATOR Address:         11 Oaklands Avenue, Toronto, ON, M4V 2E4   Tel:                 416.595.2491                          Cell: 416.509.7155   E-Mail:           rbernstein@bernsteinlaw.ca                Website:      www.bernsteinlaw.ca                 Work Experience  
May 07 ‑ Present Mediator & Arbitrator and Barrister & Solicitor; Mediation Training Coach at ADR Chambers, Toronto
Feb 02 – Apr 07 Partner, Litigation, Goodman and Carr LLP, Toronto
Jan 99 – Jan 02 Associate, Litigation, Goodman and Carr LLP, Toronto
Sep 98 – Dec 98 Barristers’ Pupillage, London, England
Jun 93 – Aug 98 Associate, Litigation, Goodman, Phillips & Vineberg, Toronto, now Goodmans LLP
1985 – Apr 93 Partner, Litigation Bischoff & Co., now Eversheds LLP, London, England
1982 – 1985 Assistant Solicitor, Litigation
1980 – 1982 Articled Clerk
1979 – 1980 Law Lecturer, Reading University, England
Qualifications
2015   2008 (June) Applied ADR Course, University of Windsor (Harvard Mediation Program) (November) George Adams’s Mediation Course – Mediating in a Rights-Based World
2008 (August) Advanced ADR Course, University of Windsor (Harvard Mediation Program)
2008 (July) ADR Course, University of Windsor (Harvard Mediation Program)
2008 (May & June) Mediation Internship, Toronto
1998 (November) Admitted as a Barrister, England and Wales
1994 (February) Admitted as a Barrister and Solicitor, Ontario, Canada
1982 (October) Admitted as a Solicitor, England and Wales
1980 Part II of the Solicitors’ Qualifying Examinations (Four Distinctions)
1979 BCL (Master’s Degree) (Alpha Minus) Oxford University, England
1977 Part I of the Solicitors’ Qualifying Examinations for England and Wales
1976 LLB (First Class, Cum Laude) University of the Witwatersrand,Johannesburg, South Africa
1974 BCom (Legal) (High Upper Second)
  Publications and Lectures
Author, Economic Loss (1st ed. 1993, Longman, pp 496; 2nd ed. 1998, Sweet & Maxwell, pp 808; 3rd ed. Sweet & Maxwell, 2013, pp 2,717, 2 Volumes)
Journal Articles & Lectures/Workshops on a variety of Litigation and Commercial Law Topics   ‑ Including Mediation (Preparation, Presentation, Ethics, etc), Factum-Writing, Good Faith in Commercial Agreements, Pure Economic Loss, Conducting Legal Research Effectively and Interpretation of Contracts
Miscellaneous
Instructor, Intensive Trial Advocacy Workshop, Osgoode Hall Law School, York University
Moot Court Judge for Moots between the University of Toronto Law School and Osgoode Hall Law School (“The Gale Cup”) 
Moot Court Judge for the University of Toronto Law School Upper Year Moot Judge at the Rotman School of Business MBA  Negotiation Competition.
LSUC Examiner/Moderator of the Professional Responsibility Examination for Articling Students
Member of the Advocates’ Society & the Law Society of Upper Canada
Exhibitor (Photography) at the Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition – www.impactimages.ca  www.facesoftoronto.com www.instagram.com/facesoftoronto
Volunteer in numerous School and Community Activities/Committees
Candidate in the Law Society of Upper Canada Bencher Election 2011