Richard Robertson

“The harder the conflict, the more glorious the triumph.  What we obtain too cheap, we esteem too lightly; it is dearness only that gives everything its value. I love the man that can smile in trouble, than can gather strength from distress and grow.” – Thomas Paine

B.A. (Hon Spec), York University, 2014

J.D. Candidate, Dalhousie University; Schulich School of Law, 2017

Richard is the firm’s Summer Intern at the Oshawa office. He obtained his undergraduate degree in History from York University. Richard is currently pursuing his law degree at Dalhousie University’s Schulich School of Law, where he will be returning in the fall to complete his final year of studies.

Richard is an avid runner and fitness enthusiast. In his youth he played hockey and football competitively, and baseball and soccer recreationally. Richard enjoys following most of the major sports leagues in North America and many international sporting competitions. In his free time he enjoys completing crossword puzzles. Richard also enjoys cooking and trying new cuisines. At university he acquired an appreciation for art. His favorite works are those of the Realists, sadly, this interest has not resulted in any artistic ability. Reading is another hobby of Richards, he particularly enjoys works of historical non-fiction and biographies. When not completing a crossword puzzle or cheering on his favorite sports teams, in his down time, he can be found watching movies. War movies, period films, and documentaries are amongst his favorite genres.