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Robert B. Bodzin

Bob Bodzin is a partner in the Litigation Department and a managing partner of the Firm.  His national practice includes complex corporate cases; commercial insurance claims and coverage disputes involving property and casualty insurance, liability insurance, environmental insurance, professional liability insurance, and directors and officers insurance; financial institution litigation; product quality claims; professional liability claims involving attorneys, accountants, insurance brokers, and stock brokers; employment and restrictive covenant claims; computer software disputes; and intellectual property matters.  Bob has successfully tried many complex cases to verdict over the past 32 years.  His success results from his pragmatic litigation style, which emphasizes his understanding of the technical and business considerations of his clients’ products and services.

Professional Highlights

Recognition & Accomplishments

Bob has been named a Pennsylvania Super Lawyer in Business Litigation in 2014, 2015 and 2016.

He also speaks and lectures on business litigation and insurance coverage issues.

Prior Experience

Prior to joining the firm, Bob was a partner in the litigation department of the Philadelphia office of Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP.

Representative Matters

  • Represented a national insurer in the defense of a $37 million commercial insurance claim.
  • Represented a national manufacturer of food supplements in a major contract dispute.
  • Represented a computer software vendor in a $12 million customer claim.
  • Defended trademark and unfair competition claims against a direct mail business.
  • Represented a state agency in connection with environmental insurance claims.
  • Represented a pension fund in connection with claims against its investment advisors.
  • Represented a hotel casino owner in claims against its former CEO for usurping corporate opportunities.
  • Represented a law firm in connection with a partnership dispute and professional liability coverage issues.

Community Activities

Bob is on the Board of Directors of Horizon House, Inc.

Robert B. Bodzin

Managing Partner
Litigation Department
215.496.7242
rbodzin@kleinbard.com

Bob Bodzin is a partner in the Litigation Department and a managing partner of the Firm.  His national practice includes complex corporate cases; commercial insurance claims and coverage disputes involving property and casualty insurance, liability insurance, environmental insurance, professional liability insurance, and directors and officers insurance; financial institution litigation; product quality claims; professional liability claims involving attorneys, accountants, insurance brokers, and stock brokers; employment and restrictive covenant claims; computer software disputes; and intellectual property matters.  Bob has successfully tried many complex cases to verdict over the past 32 years.  His success results from his pragmatic litigation style, which emphasizes his understanding of the technical and business considerations of his clients’ products and services.

Representative Matters

  • Represented a national insurer in the defense of a $37 million commercial insurance claim.
  • Represented a national manufacturer of food supplements in a major contract dispute.
  • Represented a computer software vendor in a $12 million customer claim.
  • Defended trademark and unfair competition claims against a direct mail business.
  • Represented a state agency in connection with environmental insurance claims.
  • Represented a pension fund in connection with claims against its investment advisors.
  • Represented a hotel casino owner in claims against its former CEO for usurping corporate opportunities.
  • Represented a law firm in connection with a partnership dispute and professional liability coverage issues.

Education

Washington University School of Law (J.D. 1979)

Temple University (B.B.A. 1976)

Admissions

Pennsylvania

Professional Highlights

Recognition & Accomplishments

Bob has been named a Pennsylvania Super Lawyer in Business Litigation in 2014, 2015 and 2016.

He also speaks and lectures on business litigation and insurance coverage issues.

Prior Experience

Prior to joining the firm, Bob was a partner in the litigation department of the Philadelphia office of Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP.

Community Activities

Bob is on the Board of Directors of Horizon House, Inc.