With more than 20 years of experience in private and public sector litigation and mediation, Robin has significant federal and state court bench and jury trial experience. She is also an experienced appellate practitioner and is on the panel of business mediators for the Cuyahoga County Court of Common Pleas. Over the course of her career, Robin has represented a variety of developers, banks, individuals, partnerships, and corporations in complex commercial litigation, employment litigation, trusts and estates litigation, and real estate litigation, including lender liability defense, commercial foreclosures, and commercial lease disputes.
Robin’s public law experience includes work as an Assistant Law Director and Chief Trial Counsel for Cuyahoga County and as an Assistant Prosecutor in the Civil Division of the Stark County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office. As a government attorney, Robin litigated and managed potential exposure and risk in complex public sector civil matters including class, multi-plaintiff, individual, and mandamus actions involving leasing, development, government contracting, classified and bargaining employment, public records, and land use including eminent domain and utilities relocation. Before starting her legal career, Robin worked as a TV news writer, producer, reporter, and anchor.
(B.S., Journalism, 1983)
(J.D., cum laude, 1996)
The Gavel student newspaper, Co-Editor