Robert Vincent, QC

Partner

Suite 1000, Brunswick House
44 Chipman Hill
Saint John, N.B.
E2L 2A9

+1.506.632.2780

+1.506.652.1989

rvincent@stewartmckelvey.com

Language(s) spoken: English

Bar Admission(s): NB 1971

Legal Assistant(s): Rosemary Bautista

Providing legal services through a professional corporation.

With his law practice rooted in New Brunswick, Robert has appeared before all levels of courts and federal and provincial tribunals. His clients include government and industrial companies in the fields of oil and gas, forestry, mining, smelting and paper manufacturing. Some examples of the work he has done for these clients include:

  • Representing a former premier in defending dismissal actions brought on by three former deputy ministers.
  • Providing advice and representation on regulatory issues, civil claims and criminal prosecutions for alleged violations of environmental laws.
  • Providing advice and representation to industrial clients on commercial and contractual disputes, tort and toxic tort liability.

Education & Career

Education

University of New Brunswick, LL.B., 1971
University of New Brunswick, B.A., 1968

Activities

Member, Canadian Bar Association
Member, Organizing Committee, Canadian Bar Association New Brunswick branch MidWinter conference, 2016
Member, Management Committee, Stewart McKelvey, New Brunswick, 2000-2002
Member, Executive Committee, Stewart McKelvey, 1994-1995
Member, Saint John Business Community Anti-Poverty Initiative
Member, (Canada) Payment in Lieu of Taxes Act – Advisory Committee
Member, Future Greater Saint John Committee

Accolades

Queen’s Counsel, 1990
Best Lawyers: Class Action Litigation, 2011-2019
Best Lawyers: Corporate and Commercial Litigation, 2006, 2008-2019
Best Lawyers: Class Action Litigation, 2011-2019
Best Lawyers: Corporate and Commercial Litigation, 2006, 2008-2019
Martindale-Hubbell rating: BV Distinguished®