Robert V Cornish Jr.

Robert V Cornish Jr.

Securities / Investment Fraud Attorney

Washington, DC





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About Me

Although I spent the majoroity of my career in Memphis, I am actually a native of Nutley, New Jersey. A graduate of Davidson College, I was an avid participant on the track/cross country teams (team captain for 2 years and scholar/athlete award winner) and a member of the Delta Chapter of Kappa Sigma. Spent my year before law school as a paralegal at a large NY law firm before going to Cumberland...

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Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card


Contingent (33%-40%), Free Consultation (60 minutes), Hourly ($425-$500/hour), Retainer (Sometimes)

Client Reviews

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Amazing attorney - in for the long haul

Posted by: Chris Strompolos over 2 years ago.

Bob has been absolutely incredible from the very beginning. Gracious, professional, generous with his time, knowledgeable and always incredibly...

An invaluable resource

Posted by: Ralph over 2 years ago.

Bob has been a trusted resource for my company. I have used his expertise and guidance to navigate key financial topics on behalf of my clients in...
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John M O'Brien
John O'Brien

Elk Grove, CA

About 1 month ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

An extremely talented and well respected attorney in the legal community, I wholeheartedly recommend him to anyone looking for a lawyer who knows the...
Debra Lynn Fein
Debra Fein

Fort Lauderdale, FL

About 2 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Mr. Cornish demonstrates a through and expert level of knowledge in the area of securities fraud. The amount of information that Mr. Cornish...
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1995 License Status: Authorized to practice for the state of Arkansas.
Last updated by Avvo: 06/21/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2007 – 2009

Baker Donelson Bearman Caldwell & Berkowitz


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1993 Juris Doctor in Law

Samford University, Cumberland School of Law


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1996- present Member


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2011 Understanding Custody - Segregated & Non-Segregated Accounts

Dilworth Paxson Website

2011 SEC Approves New Rule Defining "Family Office"

Dilworth Paxson Website

Speaking Engagements

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2011 Dodd Frank and Hedge Fund Regulation

at Mid-South Alternative Investment Association Quarterly Conference, Memphis

2010 Due Diligence of Alternative Investment Managers

at CFA Institute of Austin

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