Robert D. Tobin
Mr. Tobin practices primarily in the areas of Commercial Litigation, Business Transactions, Gaming Law, Real Estate Transactions, Medicaid Revenue Recovery, Medicaid Audit & Compliance Services, Workers’ Compensation Revenue Recovery, Tax Matters and Alternative Dispute Resolution.
Mr. Tobin joined the Firm in 1968 and became a partner in 1970. His involvement in a number of prominent cases at both the state and federal level during this time helped to expand the Firm’s litigation practice. Today, he practices extensively in the areas of corporate, commercial, gaming and Indian law, appellate, personal injury and wrongful death and general litigation. Mr. Tobin has lectured before the Connecticut Bar Association and is a Connecticut Superior Court Trial Referee.
Boston College Law School, J.D., 1968
Boston College, B.A., 1964
AV® Preeminent™ Peer Rated, Martindale-Hubbell
Mr. Tobin was included in the 2017 edition of the Best Lawyers in America for his work in Gaming and Native American Law.
“Local Litigation Star” in areas of Appellate, Commercial, Personal Injury and Wrongful Death, by Benchmark Plaintiff, 2012
Connecticut Super Lawyers under the primary practice areas of Business Litigation, Business/Corporate and Gaming, 2006-2012
Distinguished Citizen Award, Big Brothers/Big Sisters of Southeastern Connecticut, 2008
Mr. Tobin served as President of the East Lyme Little League, East Lyme Babe Ruth League and was chairman of the East Lyme Parks and Recreation Commission for over twenty years. He also served as a member and chairman of the East Lyme Library Board.
Professional Memberships & Associations
New London County Bar Association
Connecticut Bar Association
American Bar Association
Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association
American Association for Justice
International Masters of Gaming Law
American Bar Association, Section of Dispute Resolution
United States Supreme Court
U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit
U.S. District Court in the District of Connecticut
Connecticut Superior Court