Attorney-at-Law (now semi-Retired) formerly engaged in complex civil litigation and Trial and Appeals Court Practice, on behalf of both plaintiffs/claimants and defendants/respondents. Admitted to practice in the State and Federal Courts of Illinois (1982-2008); and admitted practice before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit and the U.S. Supreme Court Bar, (1983-2008). Formerly, served as Assistant Attorney General for the State of Illinois, and more recently serving in Law Enforcement as a part-time sworn Police Officer. Also, formerly licensed as Real Estate Broker in State of Illinois (1997-2008).
25+ Years of Litigation experience in Trial and Appeals Practice in state and federal courts, and as a certified National/International Commercial Arbitrator.
Litigation and Dispute Resolution Experience includes the following areas: Contracts; Injunctions and TRO’s; Securities and Investments; Finance and Trade; Real Estate; Corporations; Partnerships; Intellectual Property rights — including Trade Secrets, Trademarks, Copyrights and Non-Compete Agreements; Probate/Estate/Will/Trust Contests; Labor and Employment Law — including Discrimination, Civil Rights, Wrongful Discharge; Negligence, Personal Injury and Insurance Coverage disputes — including Automobile Accidents, Product Liability, Malpractice, Construction & Design Defects; Consumer Rights, Creditor, Fraud, RICO; and Class Actions.
|Dispute Resolution Experience and Training
Robert Morton is a highly experienced commercial Arbitrator, presided in more than 100++ Arbitration hearings, and has been accredited by these national & international ADR Organizations (past and present):
|Professional and Other Activities
Arbitrator Training Lecturer – Former invited Speaker at N.A.S.D. National Arbitrator Skills Training Conference – Topic: presiding as Arbitrator in cases involving Injunctions, Trade Secrets, and non-compete agreements.
|Academic QualificationsB.A., Political Science, University of Michigan, 1978- Summa Cum Laude and Pho Beta Kappa
J.D., Harvard Law School, 1982
Robert B. Morton, Esq.
Law office of Robert B. MortonDallas Texas US (United
ADR Certified Designation : Chartered Arbitrator (C. Arb)
VanIAC Panel(s) : International Arbitration
Practice Areas : Commercial Law, Competition Law, Conflict Law, Contract Law, Corporate Law, Defamation Law, Employment Law, Estate Law - Trusts, Estate Law - Wills, Foreign Investment Law, General Civil Law, Government Relations Law, Insurance Law, Intellectual Property Law, Leaky Condo Disputes, Multi-Party Law, Negligence Law, Online Dispute Resolution Law, Partnership Disputes, Personal Injury Law, Products Liability Law, Professional Disputes - Negligence, Real Estate Law, Sale of Goods Law, School Law, Sports Law, Trade Law, Trademark Law, University Disputes