Robert focuses on regulatory and economic issues for domestic and international passenger and cargo air carriers in front of the Department of Transportation (DOT), Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), the Department of Homeland Security, including the Transportation Security Administration (TSA), and the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). In this capacity, Robert routinely advises clients regarding economic route authority, DOT policy initiatives, consumer protection enforcement, aircraft safety, and the collection and remittance of taxes and user fees.
Prior to joining the firm, Robert practiced in the General Counsel’s Office of an AmLaw100 firm and in the Aviation Practice Group of a large national firm.
Robert also serves in the U.S. Army Reserve.
Robert earned an accelerated undergraduate degree, magna cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa, from The Catholic University of America. Robert earned his law degree from Rutgers University School of Law, where he was an intern to the Hon. Thomas N. O’Neill, Jr., for the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.