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Robert Schubert received a B.S. degree from the New York State School of Industrial and Labor Relations at Cornell University in 1966, where he graduated first in his class. He received his J.D. cum laude from Harvard Law School in 1969, after which he taught law, first at the Columbia University School of Law (1969-1970), and then at Golden Gate University School of Law (Assistant Professor, 1970-1975).
Since that time he has been actively engaged in the practice of law, at both the trial and appellate levels. He specializes in complex litigation, particularly securities and antitrust class actions and shareholder derivative suits.
He is a member of the State and Federal bars of California (since 1974), Massachusetts (since 1972) and New York (since 1970). In addition he has been admitted pro hac vice in the following courts, among others: United States District Courts for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, the Middle District of Florida, the Northern District of Georgia, the Southern District of Ohio, the Western District of Oklahoma, the Western District of Washington, the Western and Northern Districts of Texas, the Northern and Central Districts of Illinois, the Northern District of Alabama, the Districts of Colorado, Oregon, Delaware, Utah, Montana, Arizona and New Hampshire, the Superior Courts of Alabama, Alaska, Connecticut, Colorado and Illinois, and the Delaware Court of Chancery.
He has participated in discovery proceedings throughout the United States and the United Kingdom. He is also an arbitrator, and since 1971 has arbitrated numerous disputes under the auspices of the Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service.
He is the author of several published articles, and lectures on class actions at the University of California, Hastings College of Law.