Robert Snyder

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Business Litigation Attorney in Atlanta, GA

Butler Wooten & Peak LLP
 | 2719 Buford Highway NE, Atlanta, GA 30324
Phone: 404-321-1700
Fax: 404-321-1713
Selected To Super Lawyers: 2019 - 2021
Selected To Rising Stars: 2016 - 2018
Licensed Since: 2008
Practice Areas:
  • Business Litigation (50%),
  • Class Action/Mass Torts: Plaintiff (10%),
  • General Litigation (10%),
  • Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff (10%),
  • Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff (10%),
  • Personal Injury - Products: Plaintiff (10%)
    Attorney Profile

    Attorney Robert Snyder is a partner with Butler Wooten & Peak LLP law firm, which has law offices in Atlanta, Savannah and Columbus, Georgia. Nationally ranked as among the preeminent trial lawyers in the country, Mr. Snyder has more than 12 years of experience, and he provides invaluable counsel and support to clients throughout the state and across the country who have legal needs involving any of the following:

    · Business torts

    · Breaches of fiduciary duty

    · False Claims Act and whistleblower claims

    · Product liability

    · Professional liability

    · Personal injury

    A veteran of numerous trials and arbitrations, Mr. Snyder has recovered more than $150 million in settlements and verdicts for his plaintiff clients, and he served on a legal team that obtained a settlement of more than $108 million in a False Claims Act case. Over the course of his legal career, he has gained a reputation for his unmatched legal knowledge and legal abilities along with his unwavering commitment to helping his clients achieve the favorable outcomes they seek as efficiently and cost-effectively as possible.

    Honored for his outstanding professionalism and service, Mr. Snyder is AV Preeminent peer-review rated* through Martindale-Hubbell. He is also a member of the 2016 Lead Class of the Georgia Trial lawyers Association.

    A 1999 cum laude graduate of the University of Georgia, Mr. Snyder obtained his Juris Doctor magna cum laude from the University of Georgia School of Law in 2008. While there, he served as editor-in-chief of the Georgia Journal of International & Comparative Law, and he received the Morris B. Abram Scholarship and the Robert E. Knox Memorial Scholarship. He was also a semi-finalist in the Talmadge Moot Court, and he graduated from law school Order of the Coif.

    Mr. Snyder holds his license to practice in Florida and Georgia, and he is admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia and the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida. He is an active member of the Atlanta and American Bar Associations, the Georgia Trial Lawyers Association and the Federal Bar Association, and he serves as Barrister with the Lamar Inn of Court.

    *AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Rating™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.

    Practice Areas
    • 50%Business Litigation
    • 10%Class Action/Mass Torts: Plaintiff
    • 10%General Litigation
    • 10%Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff
    • 10%Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff
    • 10%Personal Injury - Products: Plaintiff
    Focus Areas

    Class Actions, Litigation, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Wrongful Death, Dram Shop Laws, Construction Accident, Brain Injury, Trucking Accidents, Premises Liability - Plaintiff, Medical Malpractice, Birth Injury, Motor Vehicle Defects, Medical Devices, Products Liability


    Selected to Super Lawyers for 3 yearsmiddle-imageSelected to Rising Stars for 3 years

    Super Lawyers: 2019 - 2021 Rising Stars: 2016 - 2018

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    About Robert Snyder

    Admitted: 2008, Georgia

    Professional Webpage:


    • 2016 GTLA Lead Class
    • 2015 and 2016 Georgia Super Lawyers, Rising Star, Business Litigation
    • Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent Rating

    Bar/Professional Activity:

    • Barrister, Lamar Inn of Court
    • Atlanta Bar Association
    • Federal Bar Association
    • Georgia Trial Lawyers Association
    • American Bar Association
    • Georgia
    • U.S. District Court Southern District of Florida
    • U.S. District Court Northern District of Georgia
    • Florida

    Scholarly Lectures/Writings:

    • 12th National Institute on the Civil False Claims Act and Qui Tam Enforcement, Loan Fraud (June 2018)
    • 2017 Federal Bar Association Annual Convention, Understanding and Applying the False Claims Act’s Materiality Standard Post-Universal Health v. Escobar (Sep. 2017)
    • Trial Practice & Procedure, (Co-Author), 68 Mercer L. Rev. 301, 2016
    • Trial Practice & Procedure, (Co-Author), 67 Mercer L. Rev. 257, 2015
    • “Disillusioned Words Like Bullets Bark”; Incitement to Genocide, Music, and the Trial of Simon Bikindi, 35 GA. J. INT’L & COMP. L. 645 (2007)
    • Web 2.0 Crashes Through the Courthouse Door: Legal and Ethical Issues Related to the Discoverability and Admissibility of Social Networking Evidence (with Scott R. Grubman), 37 RUTGERS COMPUTER & TECH. L. J. 156 (2012)

    Educational Background:

    • University of Georgia, B.A. cum laude, Honors: Phi Beta Kappa, Major: Philosophy – 1999
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    Office Location for Robert Snyder

    2719 Buford Highway NE
    Atlanta, GA 30324

    Phone: 404-321-1700

    Fax: 404-321-1713

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    Last Updated: 6/18/2021

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