Robert S. Raymar practices in complex commercial litigation, employment litigation, trust and estate litigation, family law, trademark, copyright and intellectual property rights matters, administrative law, governmental affairs and regulations, environmental law, and tort law.
Mr. Raymar was a Scholar and Phi Beta Kappa graduate of the School of Public and International Affairs at Princeton University, and an Editor of the Law Journal at Yale Law School. He was law clerk to Judge Leonard I. Garth of the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey and United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit. He subsequently served as Assistant Legal Counsel to the Governor of New Jersey, as a Deputy Attorney General for the State of New Jersey in the Division of Criminal Justice, and as a member of the New Jersey Executive Commission on Ethical Standards.
Mr. Raymar was a Visiting Lecturer at Princeton’s School of Public and International Affairs, and served on the Board of Trustees of the New Jersey Institute of Technology. He coached one of Princeton University’s Intercollegiate Mock Trial Teams. Mr. Raymar was a New Jersey Delegate to several Democratic National Conventions. He was a member of the National Executive Committee of the Yale Law School Association, and was twice President of the Yale Law School Association of New Jersey. Mr. Raymar was a member of the National Governing Council of the American Jewish Congress, and Chair of its Constitution Committee. He was Chair of the Board of Directors of the Somerset Hills YMCA, was a member of the YMCA Board, and is currently Chair of its Community Advisory Board. He is a member of the Board of Directors of The Leatherback (Turtle) Trust, Inc., and is its intellectual property counsel and a member of its Audit Committee. He is a member of the Boards of Directors of the Center for American Progress Action Fund and of One Fair Wage Action, and of the Advisory Council for the Alliance for Justice, Building The Bench Initiative.
Mr. Raymar is a member of the Bars of New Jersey, New York, of the federal trial and appellate courts in both states, and of the Supreme Court of the United States.
Mr. Raymar has been selected for inclusion in New Jersey Super Lawyers for 2005-2006 and 2011-2020.
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Complex Commercial Litigation
Trust and Estate Litigation
Trademark, Copyright and Intellectual Property Rights Matters
Administrative Law, Governmental Affairs and Regulations
Rutgers University, Outstanding Freshman.
Princeton University, B.A. Phi Beta Kappa. Scholar of School of Public and International Affairs.
Yale University, J.D. Editor, Yale Law Journal.
New Jersey and U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey
U.S. Court of Appeals, 3rd Circuit
U.S. Supreme Court and New York
U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
New Jersey State Bar Association
Association of the Federal Bar of the State of New Jersey
Law Secretary to Honorable Leonard I. Garth, U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey and U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit.
Past Assistant Legal Counsel to Governor of New Jersey.
Past Deputy Attorney General of New Jersey.
Past Visiting Lecturer in Public and International Affairs, Princeton University.
Past Member, New Jersey Executive Commission on Ethical Standards.
Past Member, Board of Trustees, New Jersey Institute of Technology.
Past Member, National Governing Council and Commission on Law and Social Action, American Jewish Congress.
Past Member, Board of Directors, Somerset Hills YMCA and Chair; and current Chair, Community Advisory Board.
Past President, Yale Law School Association of New Jersey.
Past Member, Executive Committee of National Yale Law School Association; past Treasurer.
Past Coach, Princeton University Intercollegiate Mock Trial Team.
Past National Chair, Yale Law School Graduates and Friends for Clinton.
Past Delegate, Democratic National Conventions (5).
Past Member, Board of Directors, Princeton (University Undergraduate Summer) Internships in Civic Service.
Current Member, Board of Directors, The Leatherback (Turtle) Trust, Inc.
Current Member, Board of Directors, Center for American Progress Action Fund.
Current Member, Board of Directors, National One Fair Wage Action.
Current Member, Advisory Council, Alliance for Justice, Building the Bench Initiative.