Robert is a seasoned trial lawyer with a national practice whose results include several verdicts, judgments and settlements in excess of $1 million. He has tried cases and argued appeals in the state and federal courts of Georgia and throughout the United States.
His litigation experience includes:
- breach of contract
- business disputes
- intellectual property
- restrictive covenants
- breach of fiduciary duty
- construction litigation
- tort claims
- trusts and estates
- franchise litigation
- domestic relations
He also advises businesses on a wide range of transactional and corporate matters, including asset purchase agreements, mergers and acquisitions, franchise agreements and disputes.
Before Fox Rothschild
Robert was a founding member and president of the Kaufman & Forman law firm, which he led for more than three decades.
Beyond Fox Rothschild
For nearly 20 years, Robert has served as an adjunct professor at Emory University School of Law (his alma mater) in the Trial Techniques program, which is required of all second-year law students.
Honors & Awards
- Martindale-Hubbell AV-Preeminent Rated
- Appointed to Emory Law School Alumni Board
- Georgia Trend Magazine 2009 - Legal Elite Business Law
- Georgia Trend Magazine 2012 - Legal Elite
- Named to the list of "Super Lawyers" in Business Litigation (2020)