Robert W. Ritsch, Of Counsel, graduated from Rollins College in 1984. In 1988, he graduated with honors from the University of Florida Law School. Mr. Ritsch was a law clerk to Magistrate Judge Thomas G. Wilson of the United States District Court in the Middle District of Florida, Tampa Division. Upon completion of his clerkship with Magistrate Judge Wilson, Mr. Ritsch served as a law clerk on the appellate level to Judge Paul H. Roney of the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit.
Mr. Ritsch is a member of both the Florida and North Carolina bars. Prior to his clerkships, Mr. Ritsch was in private practice concentrating on commercial real estate and litigation. After his clerkships, he returned to the private sector concentrating on an appellate practice in federal and state courts both in Florida and North Carolina.