Bryan Skolnik

Bryan Skolnik

Managing Partner - Operations

Bryan Skolnik
Contact Information

Bryan Skolnik

Managing Partner - Operations

T 416.865.6667

F 416.865.6636



Osgoode Hall Law School
J.D. 1994
York University
Bar Admission

Ontario, 1996
About Gardiner Roberts LLP

For over 100 years, Gardiner Roberts has combined the benefits of a full-service law firm with the dexterity of a mid-sized one. Our focused, cross-disciplinary, one-team approach and commitment to understand your business joins our relevant expertise, immediacy and dedication to providing client-centric, hands-on service. 100% Canadian and fully independent, we offer a level of overall efficiency and cost-effectiveness that larger firms can't touch. Resisting "cookie-cutter" law, Gardiner Roberts has built its name - one rewarding client relationship at a time.

Executive Summary

Bryan is a member of the firm’s Executive Committee and oversees the firm's overall practice, management and day-to-day operations. Bryan’s practice focuses on complex commercial and civil litigation for individuals and businesses of all sizes, at both the trial and appellate levels. He litigates cases in various areas of law, including oppression remedies and other shareholder disputes for public and private companies, partnership disputes, construction law, injunctions, defamation, banking disputes, employment law, real estate litigation, investor fraud, receiverships, contract disputes and professional malpractice.


Representative Work
  • Successful in corporate rectification resulting in a reversal of a $29 million tax liability.
  • Successful in advancing a multi-million claim on behalf of liquidator against foreign and domestic parties.
  • Successful in resolving / defending mass plaintiff construction lien action
Professional Involvement
  • Member, Canadian Bar Association
  • Member Executive Civil Litigation Section, Ontario Bar Association
  • Member, The Advocates’ Society
Beyond the Office

Bryan spends much of his time away from the office with his second career as manager of his son’s competitive hockey team or having his family sample the diverse array of eateries that Toronto has to offer - everything from high end to hole in the wall.