Robert is from Chicago, Illinois. He attended Fordham University where he received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics and a Certificate in American Catholic Studies. During the summer of his first year of law school, he worked at the Legal Assistance Department of the Catholic Charities of Chicago. During the Spring 2018 semester, Robert interned with the Business and Human Rights Resource Centre’s Corporate Legal Accountability department in their London office. During his second year summer, Robert was a summer associate at Vedder Price P.C.’s Chicago office.