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Robert
A. Glasgow

Associate

Toronto

Contact by email at [email protected]

t. 416 601-7823

2151

Law School

University of Western Ontario

Bar Admission

Ontario, 2013

Providing innovative advice that clients trust, Robert uses his comprehensive sector knowledge to deliver real-time solutions to complex international trade matters.

As a senior associate in the International Trade and Disputes Group in Toronto, Robert is recognized for his strategic, proactive approach. Identified as an up-and-coming figure in the international trade arena, Robert regularly provides advice to clients in both the public and private sectors regarding the application of Canadian trade and customs law. Well regarded for his activity in the sector and ability to approach the law with a fresh perspective, Robert also provides valuable service to clients across a wide range of matters, from sanctions to controlled goods to anti-dumping and countervailing trade remedy disputes.

Clients also rely on Robert’s assistance on interactions with, and applications to, various government regulatory bodies including the Canadian Border Services Agency and Global Affairs Canada. These filings include customs and tariff appeals, advanced rulings, and voluntary disclosures. Robert has also acted for his clients before the Canadian International Trade Tribunal, the Federal Court, and the Federal Court of Appeal.

Beyond traditional trade law related areas, Robert has an extensive practice regarding government procurement. His clients value his in-depth knowledge of procurement law and his understanding of the impact of Canada’s various free trade agreements and the obligations they impose on public bodies conducting a procurement. This knowledge allows him to help clients construct procurements that withstand judicial scrutiny, as well as assist his clients in challenging improper procurement processes.

An active member of the legal community, Robert is a frequent speaker at industry events and contributes regularly to a broad range of publications. Additionally, he is involved in a variety of mentorship opportunities including mentoring students within the firm. While attending law school, he received numerous awards for academic achievement and contributions to the law school. He is a member if the Law Society of Upper Canada, the Canadian Bar Association and the Ontario Bar Association.

Robert obtained his Bachelor of Arts in International Affairs and Public Policy from Princeton University in 2007 and his J.D. (with distinction) from the University of Western Ontario’s Faculty of Law in 2012. He was called to the Ontario Bar in 2013.

Providing innovative advice that clients trust, Robert uses his comprehensive sector knowledge to deliver real-time solutions to complex international trade matters.