Robert Groot


Groot, Robert

Robert Groot’s practice encompasses a broad range of complex litigation and arbitrations.

In law school, Mr. Groot served as a Judicial Intern for The Honorable Nicholas Garaufis of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York, as Staff Editor of the Law and Contemporary Problems journal, and was Co-Chair of the Innocence Project Policy Team.

He has been recognized for his efforts to bring equal rights to the residents of Puerto Rico and presented with a resolution of the House of Representatives of Puerto Rico for his efforts in the case United States v. Vaello-Madero.


Duke University School of Law, J.D.

Marlboro College, B.A., Philosophy and Political Science

Admitted to Practice

New York


United States District Court - Eastern District of New York

United States District Court - Southern District of New York