Robert D.W. Landon III

Robert D. W. Landon III

Email: Robert D. W. Landon III | Phone: (305) 373-1000

Born in Syracuse, New York, Robert D. W. Landon III earned his B.A., cum laude, and was a member of Phi Beta Kappa at Amherst College; he received his J.D., magna cum laude, from Harvard University.

Mr. Landon is honored to represent the firm’s clients in healthcare, financial services, government programs, real estate, professional sports, film production, and other vital sectors. He has chaired and co-chaired trials, including a federal court trial over 90 days with hundreds of millions of dollars at stake. Additionally, Mr. Landon has been recognized for his pro bono service through “Put Something Back.”

He is admitted to practice before the bar in Florida and the District of Columbia; the U.S. District Courts for the Southern, Middle and Northern Districts of Florida; the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit; and the U.S. Supreme Court. Mr. Landon is active in the Florida Bar (Civil Procedure Rules Committee, 2006-2012), and the Dade County Bar Association (Ad Hoc Committee on Establishment of Complex Business Litigation Section, 2006-2007; Banking and Corporate Litigation Committee, Co-Chair, 2007-2008). He is a member of the American Bar Association and its Business Law Section, and acts as the firm’s representative to other select international and local professional organizations. Mr. Landon is listed in The Best Lawyers in America in the category of Commercial Litigation.

Areas of practice

  • Complex business litigation

Admitted to practice

  • Florida, 1992
  • U.S. District Court, Southern, Middle and Northern Districts of Florida, 1993
  • District of Columbia, 1994
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit, 1999
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 2011

Awards

Education

  • Harvard University, J.D., magna cum laude, 1992
  • Amherst College, B.A., cum laude, 1989
    • Phi Beta Kappa

Professional memberships

  • The Florida Bar
  • The District of Columbia Bar
  • American Bar Association
  • Dade County Bar Association

Reported decisions

  • Homestead-Miami Speedway, LLC v. City of Miami, 828 So.2d 411 (Fla. 3d DCA 2002)
  • Klay v. All Defendants, 389 F.3d 1191 (11th Cir. 2004)
  • Colomar v. Mercy Hospital, Inc., 242 F.R.D. 671 (S.D. Fla. 2007)

Biography

  • Born in Syracuse, New York
  • Conversant in German

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