Rommel Salvador

Content LawyerLexisNexis Canada

Rommel has an extensive background in leadership and administration, program management, policy research and development, advocacy, education and communications. He has an LL.M. and Doctorate from the Faculty of Law at the University of Toronto. Rommel was Director of the University of Toronto's Internationally Trained Lawyers Program and Osgoode's Professional LL.M. Programs managing a wide array of specializations including Business Law, Administrative Law, Civil Litigation, Constitutional Law, Family Law, Labour Relations and Employment Law, Health Law, Criminal Law and Procedure and Alternative Dispute Resolution. His legal practice includes being Head Law Clerk to the Chief Justice of the Philippine Supreme Court.

Rommel has an extensive background in leadership and administration, program management, policy research and development, advocacy, education and communications. He has years of experience in education both in administration and teaching. Rommel was Director of the University of Toronto's Internationally Trained Lawyers Program and Osgoode's Professional LL.M. Programs managing a wide array of specializations including Business Law, Administrative Law, Civil Litigation, Constitutional Law, Family Law, Labour Relations and Employment Law, Health Law, Criminal Law and Procedure and Alternative Dispute Resolution. Prior to these roles, he was an academic advisor to graduate students at the Faculty of Law of the University of Toronto and a faculty member at some of the top ranked universities in the Philippines. His legal portfolio includes being Head Law Clerk to the Chief Justice of the Philippine Supreme Court and private legal practice.

Prior to his legal career, Rommel was a communications professional in the areas of public information, advertising and broadcasting. He has degrees both in Communications and Law. He also comes to LexisNexis with an LL.M. and S.J.D. from the Faculty of Law of the University of Toronto.

Education

  • Faculty of Law, University of Toronto, S.J.D., 2013
  • Faculty of Law, University of Toronto, LL.M., 2005
  • University of the Philippines, LL.B., 2000
  • University of the Philippines, B.A. (Hons.), 1993

Experience

  • Head Law Clerk to the Chief Justice of the Philippine Supreme Court
  • Director, Internationally Trained Lawyers Program, University of Toronto
  • Director, Professional LL.M. Program, Osgoode Hall Law School, York University