Attorney Profile


Robert began his career working for the Public Defender’s Office in Hillsborough County. During his time there, Robert represented many clients including, juveniles, misdemeanors, DUI’s, and felonies. Several were high profile trials covered on television and in the newspaper. After two years, Robert was assigned to the Major Crimes Division where he represented all of the felony DUI and DUI manslaughter cases that came into the office. In 2001, Robert went to work for the Public Defender’s Office in Pinellas county where he continued his work with felony trials and served as a mentor to up and coming lawyers. In 2003, Robert started his private practice and opened the Tager Law Firm.


Nova Southeastern University, Sheppard Broad Law Center, 1998
Elected twice to be the President of the student bar

Florida Atlantic University
Actively involved in student politics and was elected twice to be the Vice President for Student Government

Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice

Federal Middle District of Florida
United States Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit

Professional & Bar Association Memberships

Florida State Bar Association
Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Association of Trial Lawyers of America

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