Robert is a Partner at Wooden & McLaughlin. He concentrates his practice primarily in various aspects of real estate, finance and corporate law. His experience includes representing clients of many sizes in a variety of real estate acquisitions, dispositions and development projects and involvement in sophisticated transactions both locally in central Indiana and throughout the country. Rob also focuses a significant amount of his practice on leasing transactions and has represented landlords, tenants, property managers and brokers in a variety of retail, restaurant, medical, office, industrial and mixed-use projects.
Rob represents both borrowers and lenders in various commercial loan transactions, including both senior and mezzanine lending, work-outs and the sale and acquisition of distressed loans. Rob’s corporate practice consists of advising clients on the selection and formation of business entities and the acquisition and sale of business assets.
In 2013 through 2016, Rob was selected by his peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® in the field of Real Estate Law (Copyright 2012 by Woodward/White, Inc., of Aiken, SC). In 2009, 2010, 2012, 2015 and 2016, Rob was selected as an “Indiana Super Lawyers Rising Star” in the field of Real Estate Law by Law and Politics Magazine.
Rob has earned professional accreditation from the U.S. Green Building Council as a Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design Green Associate (“LEED Green Associate”), which is a designation demonstrating core knowledge of green building principles and practices and the LEED Green Building Rating System for the support of sustainable design, construction and operation of buildings and neighborhoods.