Robert Fischer

Associate

Robert Fischer

  • Legal Administrative Assistant
    Meena Lally
    604 443 3417
    mlally@wt.ca
  • Legal Administrative Assistant
    Manisha Cheema
    604 443 3408
    mcheema@wt.ca

Profile

Robert joined Whitelaw Twining’s WT-Injury Team in early 2021 after practicing in Alberta in the areas of personal injury, commercial disputes, and insurance law litigation. In addition to his bodily injury experience, Robert also brings with him a broad range of litigation experience in areas including accounting, construction and manufacturing claims. Robert’s former roster of clients included injured plaintiffs as well as private and public corporations.

Robert has appeared on his own at all levels of Alberta courts, as well as before various administrative tribunals. His trial experience includes judge alone and jury trials in both Alberta and British Columbia. He has also successfully advocated for clients in numerous mediations and Judicial Dispute Resolution conferences.

Working in the area of assisting injured plaintiffs with their bodily injury claims, Robert enjoys the challenge of difficult and interesting cases and helping to resolve challenging and complex claims. Robert has experience in handling chronic myofascial pain claims, psychiatric/psychological injury claims, brain injury claims, and catastrophic injury claims. As a trial lawyer, Robert enjoys thoroughly presenting his clients’ claims to obtain a successful legal conclusion.

Outside of work, Robert likes to keep active. He finds the time to run and ski. He also has a passion for exploring new restaurants and cooking.

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Education

J.D., Thompson Rivers University, 2014

B.A., University of British Columbia, 2009

Professional Memberships & Affiliations

Called to the British Columbia Bar in 2021

Called to the Alberta Bar in 2015

Member of the Advocates Society

Member of the Alberta Civil Trial Lawyers Association