Robert is a partner in the Civil Litigation Practice and Long Term Care Liability Practices  in Wiedner & McAuliffe’s Chicago office. His practice emphasizes construction litigation, personal injury defense, employer liability defense, and commercial auto liability. Robert focuses on identifying cases for early resolution to minimize clients’ defense expenses.

Robert graduated from Western Illinois University with a Bachelor of Science in 1980. He earned his Juris Doctor from Loyola University of Chicago in 1993.

Before entering law school, Robert worked for Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois from 1980 to 1990. Robert joined Wiedner & McAuliffe as an associate in 2003 after nearly a decade of litigation defense experience in the Chicago metro area. Robert was associated with Presbrey and Szesny, Ltd., a firm representing employers in workers’ compensation and personal injury matters, from 1994 to 1999. Robert went on to work as an attorney for the Law Offices of Thaddeus J. Gustafson from 1999 to 2003.