Scott Robinson is an associate in our National Litigation Group in Toronto. He maintains a general litigation practice, which includes class actions and international arbitration. Scott has appeared on matters before all levels of court in Ontario, as well as various administrative tribunals, including the Canadian Human Rights Tribunal, the Human Rights Tribunal of Ontario, and the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario.
Prior to joining the firm, Scott served as an associate in a leading Canadian boutique firm engaging primarily in class actions, representing a variety of clients in indigenous and public law matters, employment matters, price-fixing and competition matters, product liability, and securities. He articled as a judicial law clerk for the Ontario Superior Court of Justice and the Divisional Court.
While in law school, Scott served as the UN Advocacy Intern for Human Rights Watch in New York City, as well as a judicial law clerk for the UN International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia and the Superior Court of California. He competed and ranked internationally in the Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition and served as the Canadian editor of the Canada-United States Law Journal. He was also selected to attend The Hague Academy of International Law during summer 2014. During his articling year, the Ontario Bar Association selected Scott to serve as an Articling Student Ambassador.
Scott obtained his LL.M. (Stone Scholar and Parker Scholar) from Columbia Law School in 2018. He obtained his J.D. from Western Law (Dean’s Honour List) in 2013. He received his B.A. (Hons.) in History from the University of Windsor in 2008.
Scott was called to the Ontario bar in 2014. He is a member of the Law Society of Ontario, the Canadian and Ontario Bar Associations, and the Advocates’ Society.