Robert is one of Australia's leading commercial litigation lawyers specialising in large scale, complex disputes and class actions.

Robert has been involved in some of Australia’s leading commercial disputes including shareholder class actions, directors' and officers' liability, auditor and other professional indemnity claims, regulatory proceedings and insolvency matters.

Robert is also a recognised insurance expert advising on policy wordings and recoveries.

With over 25 years' experience, Robert has dealt extensively with regulators including ASIC, APRA, the ACCC and the ASX and has represented clients in Royal Commissions and other major inquiries.

Robert has regularly been recognised as a leading expert in the areas of dispute resolution, class actions, insurance and reinsurance and professional negligence by Chambers Global, Asia Pacific Legal 500, Legal Who's Who, Euromoney's Expert Guides, Doyle's and Best Lawyers. He is regarded as "strategic and approachable", a lawyer who "really looks after his clients" and with an "outstanding level of personal service". Robert is known for providing early, practical assessments in cases and for his strategic and commercial advice.