Robert is the father of two wonderful boys and a rescue dog that is as tough as she is sweet. he was born in North Miami Beach, Florida in 1966. and grew up in Florida and attended elementary and middle school in Florida.
He earned his Associate of Arts degree from Broward Community College and a Bachelor of Business Administration with a major in Finance from Florida Atlantic University. While there he served as vice-president of the Student Body at the Broward Campuses for two years. He received his Juris Doctorate in 1997 from Nova Southeastern University in Davie, Florida. During law school he served as the Student Bar president for two years, and was also a member of Moot Court. Robert has lived in the Tampa Bay area since 1998.
Robert is currently a practicing attorney and self-employed. His practice areas include criminal defense in both the State and Federal Courts. Prior to striking out on his own, he was an Assistant Public Defender at the Office of the Public Defender in Hillsborough County, (13th Judicial Circuit) and the Public Defender’s Office in Pinellas and Pasco County, (6th Judicial Circuit). Robert is currently running for Congress for the 12th Congressional district of Florida.