News - November 21, 2019

Robert W. Wilkins Reappointed Co-Chair of American Bar Association Subcommittees

Litigation Shareholder and Practice Group Leader, Rob Wilkins, has been reappointed Co-Chair of the Data Breach and Internet Subcommittee and the E-Discovery Subcommittee of the American Bar Association’s  Commercial and Business Litigation Committee (CBL).

The CBL focuses on issues facing litigators with broad commercial practices, including substantive areas such as bankruptcy, creditor rights, professional liability, and trade secret law, and procedural matters such as e-discovery, privilege, ADR, and international litigation. The CBL subcommittees cover a broad range of substantive and procedural areas and are very active in providing the content for Continuing Legal Education (CLE) programs.

Rob has a preeminent commercial litigation practice with an emphasis on eDiscovery, Data Security and Privacy, and Breach Response. With over 35 years’ experience as a trial lawyer, Rob is one of 80 attorneys in the state of Florida with dual board certification in civil trial and business litigation. Rob counsels clients in litigation matters related to business disputes, employment, non-compete and trade secrets, civil RICO, securities, commercial real estate, landlord/tenant, and shareholder partnership disputes.

Rob is active within various industry and bar associations. He serves on The Florida Bar Committee on Technology and is currently a member of the association’s Business Litigation Committee. Additionally, Rob previously served as a Chair of the Palm Beach County Bar Association's Technology Law Committee, on the Florida Bar Board of Legal Specialization and Education, and The Florida Bar Business Litigation Certification Committee. He is a member of The Sedona Conference Working Group 1, Electronic Document Retention and Production, and Working Group 11, Data Security and Privacy Liability.

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