2017 leadership san jose: Rob Lindo

Rob Lindo

Name: Rob Lindo

Company: Casino M8trix

Rob Lindo – lawyer, actor, and chef – hails from Vancouver by way of Jamaica. The road to San Jose involved stops in New Jersey, Washington, DC, and Los Angeles.

Rob, an experienced litigator, joined San Jose’s Casino M8trix as its General Counsel in September 2014. Prior to this, Rob was a stand-up comedian and actor in Los Angeles. While there, he volunteered for The Art of Elysium – working with children and families in various Southern California medical facilities, participating in performing arts workshops and activities designed to help individuals cope with the difficult emotional challenges of illness and hospitalization. 

This passion for the arts followed Rob to San Jose, where he served as a Board Member of the Silicon Valley Ballet. Rob has a BA in Middle Eastern and Islamic History from Simon Fraser University and a JD from The George Washington University Law School. While in law school, he was a Dean’s Fellow, the Publicity Chair of the Mock Trial Board, Chair of the Student Bar Association (“SBA”) Student Recruitment Committee, and SBA Assistant Programs Director.

Rob completed the University of Oxford’s Special Programme in International Human Rights Law and attended Vancouver’s Dubrulle French Culinary Institute.

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