Robert Glunt is an experienced trial lawyer who regularly tries cases in the state and federal courts of New York, often taking on clients just weeks before trial.  Robert has particular experience in business litigation, including partnership disputes, contract enforcement, fraud, and complex litigation involving structured financial products or new technologies. He also gladly represents employees who have been mistreated because of race, gender, pregnancy, or whistleblower status.  Robert embraces innovative billing solutions — including contingency, blended, and success fee arrangements — that align his interests with those of his clients.

Robert served as a law clerk to the Honorable Dickinson R. Debevoise of the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey. Before joining Mandel Bhandari LLP, he was affiliated with Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, and Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan in New York.

Robert was selected as a Rising Star by the New York Super Lawyers magazine each year from 2014-2019.


Columbia University School of Law, J.D.; Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar; Winner of Jerome Michael Trial Advocacy Competition; Editor, Journal of Transnational Law

Cornell University, B.A.; Two-time national finalist and second-ranked “Speaker of the Year”, American Parliamentary Debate Association

Bar Admissions

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