Partner announcement

Dickinson Wright LLP Names Robert Farmer as Partner

January 15, 2021

Dickinson Wright LLP is pleased to announce the election of Robert Farmer as a new partner of the firm’s Toronto office, effective January 1, 2021.

Robert Farmer is a Partner in the firm’s Toronto office and serves as Group Head – Banking (Canada). His practice builds upon his 20-year career in finance and investment banking. He leverages his business background to provide practical and experience-based legal advice to his clients. He is a member of the Ontario Bar Association and the Canadian Bar Association. He received his B. Com, B.A. from Saint Mary’s University and his LL.B., MBA from Dalhousie University.

Dickinson Wright LLP

Dickinson Wright LLP is Canada’s leading full-service business law firm specializing in cross-border counsel. With approximately 50 lawyers in Ontario, the firm has broad legal expertise including 15 industry sectors and across 36 practice areas. It is an affiliate of Dickinson Wright PLLC, a general practice business law firm based in the US. The firm’s lawyers have been, and continue to be, recognized by leading guides to lawyers across almost every category of law, including The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory, Best Lawyers in Canada, Chambers Global Guide, and Who’s Who Legal. To learn more about Dickinson Wright, please visit the firm’s website at

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Robert Farmer

Dickinson Wright LLP

Law School

Dalhousie University

Area Of Practice

Banking & Finance