About

Robert joined the firm as an Associate in September of 2017. Prior to joining the firm, Robert clerked for the Honorable Travis L. Francis, Assignment Judge of the Superior Court, Middlesex County. In this capacity he drafted opinions and bench memoranda for Law, Criminal, and Chancery Division cases involving various issues, including but not limited to: complex insurance claims; contractual disputes in commercial litigation; The Open Public Records Act; New Jersey Public Bidding Law; New Jersey Corporations Law; Trusts & Estates; Property Law; New Jersey Civil and Federal Civil Procedure.

Prior to his clerkship, Robert interned at the Somerset County Public Defender’s Office and the Warren County Prosecutor’s Office; both of which gave Robert firsthand litigation experience.

Education

  • JD, Seton Hall University School of Law, 2016
  • BA, Rutgers University, 2013

Office Location

  • New Jersey
  • New York

Professional and Community Involvement

  • American Bar Association, Member
  • New Jersey State Bar Association, Member
  • New York State Bar Association, Member
  • Theta Chi, Lifetime Member

While attending Seton Hall Law School, Robert was a member of the school’s Juvenile Justice Clinic. In this capacity he represented juveniles throughout the court process by participating in the following stages of litigation: plea bargain, informal diversion, disposition, motions to suppress, and probable cause hearings.

Robert also gained valuable experience as a member of the United States Navy Reserves, where he served as an electronic technician from 2008 to 2016. Robert received an honorable discharge upon completion of his military service.

Admissions

  • State of New Jersey
  • State of New York
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of New York
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York

Clerkship

  • Travis L Francis, Assignment Judge of the Superior Court, Middlesex Country (2016- 2017)