Stuart Robertson, Founding Partner
Stuart advises major news organizations on prepublication issues on all available platforms. He has authored several books on newsroom legal crisis management, editing, news gathering, contempt of court and defamation. He is peer-rated by the Financial Post as one of The Best Lawyers in Canada, and is rated by LEXPERT Canada as “Consistently Recommended” in the Defamation practice area.
Stuart earned a B.A. in Honours, English at Bishop’s University in 1968. He was awarded an M.A. with Distinction, English from Leeds University in 1969, and his J.D. from Queen’s University in 1972. He was called to the Bar of Ontario in 1974.
SOCIETY AND ASSOCIATION MEMBERSHIP
Law Society of Ontario • Law Society of Ontario • Canadian Bar Association • Ontario Bar Association • Canadian Media Lawyers Association
Ontario Community Newspaper Association – The 1999 Presidents Award to Stuart Robertson “for his outstanding service to the Canadian Newspaper Industry in Ontario”
National Newspaper Awards – The Governors Award to Stuart Robertson “In recognition of your tireless service in upholding & defending the integrity of journalism across the country”