Robert F.Hart

Associate

Chicago + 1.312.269.4266

Robert Hart represents clients in complex commercial litigation matters and counsels companies facing internal and governmental investigations.

Robert defends clients in a broad range of matters, including cases involving business torts, products liability, and the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA). Robert has extensive experience in briefing and motions practice in state and federal courts, discovery, and witness preparation.

Robert has also served as an associate on numerous internal and governmental investigations, including those involving employee misconduct, fraud, and insider trading.

Robert is highly active in the Firm's pro bono practice and represents individuals seeking asylum in the United States. He also works on matters involving constitutional police reform as part of the Firm's Constitutional Policing & Civil Justice Reform Initiative.

Experience

  • Client charged with two counts of federal conspiracy is fully acquittedJones Day represented an individual facing federal racketeering and conspiracy charges in connection with the individual's time working as a salesperson at a large financial institution.
  • Non-profit organization responds to grand jury investigationJones Day represented a non-profit organization in connection with a federal grand jury investigation related to incidents that occurred at the organization.
  • Consulting firm responds to parallel federal grand jury and Securities and Exchange investigationsJones Day represented a consulting firm in responding to parallel federal grand jury and Securities and Exchange Commission investigations related to allegations of insider trading.