Robin Elliot, Q.C. joined the CLAS Board in 2000. He was a professor at the Peter A. Allard School of Law at UBC from 1976 until his retirement in 2016. Robin served as an associate dean at the law school on two occasions, from 1991-93 and from 2003-06. He has written extensively in the area of Constitutional Law, including works on both the Charter and Canadian federalism. Robin has adjudicated cases under provincial and federal human rights legislation and has been involved in the litigation of several important Charter and other constitutional cases. He was called to the Bar of B.C. in 1975 and received his Queen's Counsel designation in 2005.