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Robert C. Port

Robert C. Port

Practice areas:

Securities & Investment Fraud, Litigation, Broker-Dealer Arbitration

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About Me

I am a business litigation attorney at Gaslowitz Frankel LLC placing an emphasis on representing investors harmed by the misconduct of their stockbroker, investment advisor, insurance agent, or other trusted advisor or representative.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1984

  1. Securities & Investment Fraud: 50%
  2. Broker-Dealer Arbitration: 25%
  3. Litigation: 25%

Payment

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

5 total 

  • Jordan Jacob Hendrick

    Robert has an impeccable reputation in the legal community and is well respected across the board. Highly recommended.

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    Jordan Hendrick Family Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Richard Michael Morgan

    Robert, is one of the best, if not the best, attorneys in GA that represents those abused by the securities industry in some manner. He is brilliant, client centered and very effective. He is our firm's go to attorney to refer to our clients who have been harmed in the securities world.

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    Richard Morgan Estate Planning Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Gaslowitz Frankel LLC

4500 SunTrust Plaza
303 Peachtree Street, NE
Atlanta, GA, 30308

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
GAActive Member in Good Standing 198406/09/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Amicus Brief Writing AwardPublic Investors Arbitration Bar Association2009
AV RatingN/AN/A
Super LawyerAtlanta MagazineN/A

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerCohen Goldstein Port & Gottlieb, LLP1998 - 2013

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Atlanta Bar Association, Nominating CommitteeMember2002 - 2002
Atlanta Bar Association, Small Firm and Sole Practitioner SectionBoard of Directors2001 - 2005
Atlanta Bar Association, Law School Outreach CommitteeChairman2001 - 2002
Public Investors Arbitration Bar AssociationMember2000 - Present
Lawyers Club of AtlantaMember2000 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember1984 - Present
Atlanta Bar AssociationMember1984 - Present
State Bar of GeorgiaMember1984 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Milhollin v. Salomon Smith Barney, Inc., 272 Ga. App. 267; 612 S.E.2d 72 (2005).N/A
Jacobson v. Wachovia Securities, LLC, NASD Case No. 03-05775 (2005)N/A
Griffin v. ING Financial Partners, NASD Case No. 04-00927 (2004).N/A

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Fulton County Daily ReportNavigate the Minefield of Fiduciary Liability as a 401(k) Plan Sponsor2013
Atlanta Business ChronicleSecurities arbitration rules should be revised2011
Fulton County Daily ReportWall Street wants to keep consumers in the dark2010
Fulton County Daily ReportCourt taught me all about investing2006
Georgia Bar JournalTheories of Stockbroker and Brokerage Firm Liability2006
Georgia Bar JournalCommon Fact Patterns of Stockbroker Fraud and Misconduct2004
Technology Law, Section NewsletterLegal Issues Arising from Online Investing2003
American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.“You Can Trade on this Advice2002
Unknown“Put it in Writing: Why you Need a Written Contract2002
Georgia Bar JournalWhoops! You’ve Got Mail!,2001
UnknownProtecting Yourself From Investment Fraud2001
Litigation News (ABA)Common Theories of Stockbroker and Brokerage Firm Liability2001
Computer Law, Section NewsletterE-Commerce: Presenting Evidence of Web Site Content in Court Proceedings2000

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of North Carolina School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1983
University of North Carolina, Chapel HillPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1979

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Institute of Continuing Education In Georgia (ICLE), Update on Georgia LawCurrent Legal Issues Facing Invesotrs2013
Public Investors Arbitration Bar Association (PIABA)Well Managed Portfolio Damages2012
Institute of Continuing Education In Georgia (ICLE), Update on Georgia LawCurrent Legal Issues Facing Investors2012
Institute of Continuing Education In Georgia (ICLE), Update on Georgia LawEverything I Know About Investing, I Learned in Court2011
Atlanta Bar Association, Family Law SectionWhere Did the Money Go? Market Losses or Investment Mismanagement and How to Tell the Difference2011
The National Association of Personal Financial Advisors (NAPFA)Stockbroker and Financial Advisor Misconduct2010
Institute of Continuing Education In Georgia (ICLE), Update on Georgia LawRecent Developments in Securities Law2010
Institute of Continuing Education In Georgia (ICLE), Update on Georgia LawClaims Against Stockbrokers and Investment Advisors2010
Institute of Continuing Education In Georgia (ICLE), Update on Georgia LawEverything I Know About Investing I Learned in Court2009
Atlanta Bar Association Estate Planning & Probate SectionVariable Annuities, Equity Index Annuities and other ‘Retirement’ and “Estate Planning2007
Atlanta Bar Association 22nd Annual Winter SeminarCommon Fact Patterns of Stockbroker Fraud and Misconduct2005
National Business InstituteStockbroker Fraud in Georgia2003
Gwinnett Chapter, Georgia Society of CPAsCommon Fact Patterns of Stockbroker Fraud and Misconduct2003
AARP Chapter 2115Stockbroker Fraud and Misconduct2003
Atlanta Bar Association 22nd Annual Winter SeminarCommon Fact Patterns of Stockbroker Fraud and Misconduct2002
North Atlanta ChapterInvestor’s Claims Against Stockbrokers2001
National Business InstituteStockbroker and Brokerage Firm Liability in Georgia2001
Elder Law Section of the Atlanta Bar AssociationInvestment Fraud Upon the Elderly2001
CPE Seminars for Certified Public AccountantsIdentifying Investment Advisor Misconduct: What is the CPA’s Responsibility2001
Atlanta Bar Association 21st Annual Winter SeminarInvestor’s Claims Against Brokers2001
National Business InstituteThe Law of the Internet in Georgia2000
Atlanta Bar Association 20 Annual Winter SeminarRecent Developments in Internet Law -- Cybersquatting2000
HMS Continuing Legal EducationGeorgia Collection Practice for Paralegals1997