Similarly to Mike, Rob Tate grew up working in his parents’ court reporting firm. He learned the demands of the legal profession firsthand, embodying his family’s commitment to exemplary client service.
Rob is that rare trial presentation specialist who thinks like an attorney. With advanced degrees from Duke University, the University of Virginia, and Ithaca College, Rob brings to the courtroom the ability to sift through complex sets of information and distill what is critical in narrative form. He’s a keen observer of people, which makes him invaluable not only during jury selection, but during testimony, as well. Rob has an uncanny ability to read a witness and to see if they’ve connected with a jury.
An expert trial technician, Rob is well versed in OnCue, as well as PowerPoint, Adobe Premiere, Photoshop, and Illustrator. Since joining the MGM team in 2021, Rob has participated in dozens of cases involving medical malpractice, environmental class action litigation, white-collar criminal defense, and caveat proceedings. His understanding and anticipation of client needs has earned him a reputation as one of our most trusted partners to counsel.