As an attorney at Flaherty & Hood, P.A., Robert focuses his practice on complex litigation and general problem solving on behalf of greater Minnesota cities. Among his concentrations are matters dealing with public labor and employment, real estate, eminent domain, land use and annexation, the environment and general municipal issues. In his seven years of litigation experience, Robert has represented clients in federal and state district and appellate courts and before administrative agencies, including the Bureau of Mediation Services and Office of Administrative Hearings. Robert also has experience representing clients in arbitrations and mediations.
Prior to joining Flaherty & Hood, P.A., Robert represented private litigants in general civil matters for Thomas A. Foster & Associates, Ltd. and Waters & Scott, PLLP. He also worked as a legislative assistant for the Michigan House of Representatives.
A graduate of William Mitchell College of Law in St. Paul (2003) and the University of Michigan (2000), Robert is admitted to practice law in Minnesota (2003), Wisconsin (2004), the United States District Court for the District of Minnesota (2004) and the Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals (2006).