Robert S. Huestis

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As with every client, Rob takes the time to learn about your unique situation and provide you with a thorough, personal consultation in a straightforward manner. He prides himself on building lasting client relationships because, along with professional advocacy, Rob Huestis delivers true client value.

The way that Rob works for his clients is a direct reflection of who he is as a person outside of the workplace. He is a long-standing, active member of the community in which he lives and works. Rob is involved in and supports civic and religious organizations, and has deep ties to Athens and Atlanta.

Robert focuses on all manners of commercial litigation and business disputes, including business organizational disputes, business torts, professional malpractice, and errors and omissions claims, insurance coverage litigation, employment-related contract disputes, general corporate law, and corporate organizational work. As a litigator with nearly 20 years of experience, Rob maintains a comprehensive motions, trial, and appeals practice.

Rob received his Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Georgia, graduating Cum Laude, and his Juris Doctor from the Walter F. George School of Law at Mercer University. He has been licensed to practice law since 1999 and is admitted to practice in all Georgia State, Superior, and Appellate Courts, the United States District Courts for the Northern, and Middle Districts of Georgia, the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals, and the Supreme Court of the United States of America.

Rob is actively involved in several areas of professional leadership, such as the Atlanta Bar and the Western Circuit Bar Associations. Mr. Huestis is a frequent speaker at professional lectures and seminars on topics ranging from contract interpretation and litigation to legal ethics and professionalism. He is proud to be included in the Georgia Super Lawyers® list from 2010-2018, and is AV Rated with Martindale Hubbell.

Rob is an active supporter of Georgia Legal Services and a past Litigator for The Atlanta Volunteer Lawyer’s Foundation and Atlanta Legal Aid. He is the current Chair of the Litigation Section of the Atlanta Bar for this Bar Year, 2018-2019.

  • Education

    - University of Georgia, B.A., Graduated Cum Laude, 1995
    - Walter F. George School of Law, Mercer University, J.D., 1999
  • Awards and Accolades

    - AV Rated by Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review, Highest Possible Rating in Ethics and Professionalism
    - Georgia Super Lawyers® 2013-2018
    - Outstanding Young Lawyers, Super Lawyer, Law & Politics Magazine 2010-2012
    - "Rising Star" Super Lawyer in Law & Politics Magazine, 2006
  • Professional Memberships

    - Current Chair of Litigation Section of the Atlanta Bar Association
    - Past President, Western Circuit (Clarke and Oconee Counties) Bar Association
    - Past Chair, Solo Practitioner/Small Firm Section of the Atlanta Bar Association
    - Prior Board of Directors, Litigation Section of the Atlanta Bar Association - 2004 to 2006
    - State Bar of Georgia