Robert W. Kantner

Bob Kantner is an experienced trial lawyer who has focused his practice on intellectual property and commercial cases. Bob has gone to trial 35 times, serving as lead trial counsel in 27 of those trials; his clients have prevailed outright in 70 percent of those cases.

As plaintiff’s counsel, Bob has obtained a jury verdict for $369 million in federal court in Sherman, Texas on claims for misappropriation of trade secrets, breach of contract, and usurpation of corporate opportunity. As defense counsel, Bob has successfully defended large claims: (a) a patent infringement claim for $100 million in Marshall, Texas; and (b) fraud claims asserted by 43 plaintiffs totaling $51 million in a 3-month long trial in state court in Houston. [1]