ROBERT STACK


Robert Stack practices in the area of litigation. He is recognised by his peers for his written and oral advocacy skills and his technical knowledge of the law. Robert has particular expertise in securities litigation. He has appeared before administrative bodies in regulatory securities matters and courts in white-collar quasi-criminal cases. He has dealt with cases involving allegations of misrepresentations, fraud, insider trading, registration and disclosure violations. He has also acted for investors to recover investment funds. Robert has broad experience in employment, general commercial litigation, directors and officers liability, construction disputes, property loss cases, insurance, constitutional and administrative law.

Recent experience includes:
• Acting for a start-up in a matter before the Alberta Securities Commission.
• Acting for an investor to recover a substantial investment from an alleged fraudulent scheme.
• Acting for senior executives in employment matters.
• Acting for an investment company in a commercial dispute.

Robert has extensive trial and administrative hearing experience and has appeared at all levels of court:
• Supreme Court of Canada
• Alberta Court of Appeal
• Alberta Court of Queen’s Bench
• Alberta Provincial Court - Criminal
• Alberta Provincial Court - Civil
• Alberta Securities Commission
• Federal Court of Canada
• Federal Court of Appeal
• Saskatchewan Court of Queen’s Bench
• Saskatchewan Court of Appeal
• Tax Court of Canada
• Worker’s Compensation Review Board (Alberta)


YEAR OF CALL:


Saskatchewan 2001, Alberta 2003


EDUCATION:


Bachelor of Laws (LLB) 2000
University of Victoria, Victoria, B.C.

Master of Arts (History) 1995
University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, SK

Bachelor of Arts (History), High Honours 1992
University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, SK


COMMUNITY & PROFESSIONAL INVOLVEMENT:


Robert served as Chair of the Civil Litigation Subsection of the CBA for Southern Alberta. He has been a board member for Heritage Soccer. He has coached both youth soccer and hockey and volunteered with Beavers and Cub Scouts. With his wife and son Nicolas, Robert enjoys skiing, golf, running, hiking and travel.