Practice Areas: Commercial & Civil Litigation, Tax Advice & Controversy, Bankruptcy & Creditors Rights, Fiduciary Litigation, Labor & Employment
Robert Clayton (Clay) Roesch practices in the area of commercial litigation, IRS tax controversy, trust and probate litigation, and guardianship litigation. He is an experienced trial lawyer who has first-chaired hearings and trials involving a wide range of matters. His practice focuses on the prosecution and defense of complex commercial claims and the defense of clients in proceedings involving the IRS.
Before joining ShuffieldLowman, Clay worked for an AmLaw Top 10 firm in Miami with cases involving complex multi-district cases, class action, class arbitrations, and multi-district litigation. His clients included a variety of the nation’s top corporate names including United Healthcare, Lehman Brothers, CIGNA and Procter & Gamble.
Clay is an active member of the Citrus Civitan Club and has been a session leader for the Winter Park Chamber of Commerce’s Youth Leaders Program. Clay and his wife live in Winter Park with their three children. He enjoys coaching softball, as well as brewing beer and wine and in his spare time.
Admitted to bar, 2005, 2006, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida; 2006, U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit; 2007, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Florida; 2007, U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida; 2009, U.S. Court of Appeals, Eighth Circuit.
University of Miami School of Law (J.D., summa cum laude, 2005); University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (B.A., Public Policy Analysis, 2002).
Winter Park Chamber of Commerce; Winter Park Youth Leaders; The Metropolitan Corporate Counsel, “ADR Law Firms Gaming The Rigged Class Arbitration Game: How We Got Here and Where We Go Now, Part I”, August 1, 2007; The Metropolitan Corporate Counsel, “Gaming The Rigged Class Arbitration Game: How We Got Here and Where We Go Now, Part II”, September 1, 2007; American Bar Association, Chapter Eleven Editor of the State Antitrust Practice and Statutes (Fourth Edition 2009).
American Bar Association (2006 – 2011)