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Robert is an associate in the Tech & Data Group. He has significant transactional and intellectual property experience negotiating technology, FinTech, software-as-a-service, and professional service agreements. He provides business-oriented advice and is prepared to support the general counsel needs of early stage and institutional clients. Prior to joining Reed Smith, he served as in-house corporate and IP counsel for a multinational investment bank.


  • Brooklyn Law School, 2015, J.D., cum laude, Executive Notes & Comments Editor, Brooklyn Journal of International Law; Fellow, Block Center for International Business Law; Moot Court Honor Society; Student Commencement Speaker
  • New York University Stern School of Business, 2009, B.S., University Honors Scholar, Finance & International Business

  • New York
  • New Jersey

  • U.S. District Court - Southern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court - Eastern District of New York

  • Arbitration Committee Member, New York City Bar Association
  • Vis International Arbitration Pre-Moot Coordinator, New York City Bar Association
  • Nonprofit Board Member, 5th Floor Theatre Company (2016 – 2018)