Robert I. Bodian

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  • Stanford University (JD)
  • State University of New York - Binghamton (BS, Accounting, summa cum laude)

Bar Admissions

  • New York
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of New York

Bob is the managing partner of Mintz Levin, and has received awards and national recognition for his innovative approach to management. Bob also is a seasoned trial lawyer with a very active litigation practice and decades of experience covering a number of areas including employment, commercial disputes, private equity, financial services, insurance, securities, real estate, sports law, and banking. 

Bob has extensive experience defending companies and their directors and officers in securities litigation and related matters, including claims arising out of acquisitions, going private transactions, restatements, and allegations of financial irregularities. Bob is very highly regarded by those in the boardroom and those in the courtroom, having advised senior executives in challenging situations and successfully tried through verdict numerous jury and nonjury trials in the federal and state courts.    

Recognitions & Awards

  • Best Lawyers in America: Commercial Litigation; Litigation: Bankruptcy; Litigation: Labor and Employment; Litigation: Securities (2010 – 2018) 
  • Chambers USA: New York – Litigation: General Commercial (2011 – 2018)
  • Law360: “Top Ten Innovative Managing Partners” (2010)
  • Included on the New York Super Lawyers: Business Litigation List (2006 – 2017)
  • Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent

Professional & Community Involvement

  • Member, Association of the Bar of the City of New York
  • Member, New York State Bar Association
  • Member, American Bar Association
  • Member, Litigation Section of the New York County Bar Association

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