Robert B Bell

Robert B Bell
Firm:
Office:
130 Adelaide Street West
Suite 2400
M5H 3P5
City:
Toronto
State:
Ontario
Country:
Canada
Tel:
+1 416 601 2374
Fax:
+1 416 867 2435

Biographies:

Who's Who Legal Canada - Insurance & Reinsurance

Robert Bell is a senior partner at Lerners LLP, with over 38 years’ experience in civil litigation including extensive trial and appellate experience at all levels, including the Supreme Court of Canada. Specialty areas are class proceedings including cross-border proceedings; complex multiparty litigation; product liability in automotive, aerospace, consumer products sectors; and major insurance and commercial issues.

Mr Bell has received a Martindale-Hubbell AV preeminent 5 out of 5 peer review rating, was selected by peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in Canada and received Toronto Product Liability Lawyer of the Year. He has also been listed in Chambers CanadaThe Lexpert/American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 LawyersLexpert Special Edition on Litigation LawyersThe Canadian Legal Lexpert DirectoryLexpert Guide to the Leading US/Canada Cross-Border LitigatorsWho's Who Legal: Canada and Benchmark Canada – The Definitive Guide to Canada’s Leading Litigation Firms & Attorneys.

Mr Bell is frequently invited to participate at conferences as keynote speaker, panellist and moderator by many legal organisations. He has created and led numerous advocacy training programmes for The Advocates’ Society (including programmes in Kiev, Ukraine, St Kitts, Caribbean, United Nations, NY), The Law Society of Upper Canada and the Osgoode Professional Development. He is the recipient of the 2014 Advocates’ Society Excellence in Teaching Award for outstanding contribution to the profession.

Prior to joining Lerners, Mr Bell held senior positions at a large national law firm as litigation head, managing partner and chair.

WWL says: Robert Bell is a well-respected litigator who is noted for his extensive experience advising and representing clients in sophisticated insurance disputes.

This biography is an extract from Who's Who Legal: Canada which can be purchased from our Shop.

Who's Who Legal Canada - Product Liability Defence

Robert Bell is a senior partner at Lerners LLP, with over 38 years’ experience in civil litigation including extensive trial and appellate experience at all levels, including the Supreme Court of Canada. Specialty areas are class proceedings including cross-border proceedings; complex multiparty litigation; product liability in automotive, aerospace, consumer products sectors; and major insurance and commercial issues.

Mr Bell has received a Martindale-Hubbell AV preeminent 5 out of 5 peer review rating, was selected by peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in Canada and received Toronto Product Liability Lawyer of the Year. He has also been listed in Chambers CanadaThe Lexpert/American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 LawyersLexpert Special Edition on Litigation LawyersThe Canadian Legal LexpertDirectoryLexpert Guide to the Leading US/Canada Cross-Border LitigatorsWho's Who Legal: Canada and Benchmark Canada – The Definitive Guide to Canada’s Leading Litigation Firms & Attorneys.

Mr Bell is frequently invited to participate at conferences as keynote speaker, panellist and moderator by many legal organisations. He has created and led numerous advocacy training programmes for The Advocates’ Society (including programmes in Kiev, Ukraine, St Kitts, Caribbean, United Nations, NY), The Law Society of Upper Canada and the Osgoode Professional Development. He is the recipient of the 2014 Advocates’ Society Excellence in Teaching Award for outstanding contribution to the profession.

Prior to joining Lerners, Mr Bell held senior positions at a large national law firm as litigation head, managing partner and chair.

WWL says: Robert Bell is a well-established name in the product liability space, where he is recognised for his excellent work relating to defence class action cases.

This biography is an extract from Who's Who Legal: Canada which can be purchased from our Shop.

Who's Who Legal Product Liability Defence

Robert Bell is a senior partner at Lerners LLP. Prior to joining Lerners, Mr Bell held senior positions at a large national law firm as litigation head, managing partner and chair. Mr Bell has over 39 years’ experience in civil litigation including extensive trial and appellate experience at all levels, including the Supreme Court of Canada. Specialty areas are class proceedings including cross-border proceedings; complex multiparty litigation; product liability in automotive, aerospace, consumer products sectors; and major insurance and commercial issues.

Mr Bell consistently receives a Martindale-Hubbell AV preeminent 5 out of 5 peer review rating. He is selected every year by peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in Canada and has received their award for Toronto Product Liability Lawyer of the Year. He is also repeatedly listed in Chambers Canada; The Lexpert/American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers; Lexpert Special Edition on Litigation Lawyers; The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory; Lexpert Guide to the Leading US/Canada Cross-Border Litigators; Who's Who Legal: Canada and Benchmark Canada – The Definitive Guide to Canada’s Leading Litigation Firms & Attorneys.

Mr Bell is frequently invited to participate at conferences as keynote speaker, panellist and moderator by many legal organisations. He has created and led numerous advocacy training programmes for the Advocates’ Society (including programmes in Kiev; Ukraine; St Kitts; Caribbean; and the United Nations, New York), the Law Society of Upper Canada and Osgoode Professional Development. He is the recipient of the 2014 Advocates’ Society Excellence in Teaching Award for outstanding contribution to the profession.

WWL says: Robert Bell is held in high esteem by sources thanks to his profound ability handling product litigation across a range of sectors from automotive to insurance.

This biography is an extract from Who's Who Legal: Product Liability Defence which can be purchased from our Shop.

Follow us on LinkedIn

Practice Areas

Firms

Browse Firms

Search Firms

The Who's Who Legal 100

Awards

News & Features

Special Reports

Events

Shop

About Us

It is not possible to buy entry into any Who's Who Legal publication

Nominees have been selected based upon comprehensive, independent survey work with both general counsel and private practice lawyers worldwide. Only specialists who have met independent international research criteria are listed.

Copyright © 2019 Law Business Research Ltd. All rights reserved. | http://www.lbresearch.com

87 Lancaster Road, London, W11 1QQ, UK | Tel: +44 20 7908 1180 / Fax: +44 207 229 6910

http://www.whoswholegal.com | editorial@whoswholegal.com

Law Business Research Ltd

87 Lancaster Road, London
W11 1QQ, UK