Biography

Robert Fair is an Associate in the Firm's Litigation department, where his practice focuses on complex commercial litigation, with an emphasis on structured finance.

Representative Matters

Commercial Litigation

Represent financial guaranty insurers in litigation against originators, sponsors, and trustees of mortgage-backed securities.

Advise financial institutions and hedge funds in connection with structured finance transactions, including analyzing rights and remedies under transaction agreements.

Defend a financial and business information provider in connection with allegations by a competitor of claims of fraud, unfair competition, false advertising, and corporate espionage.

Represent an internet and cable service provider in Lanham Act litigation against a competitor.

Pro Bono

Secured an appellate victory for a criminal defendant, reducing his sentence by more than twenty years.

Obtained a favorable jury verdict for an artist alleging misappropriation.

Admissions

  • U.S. District Court, Southern and Eastern Districts of New York
  • New York