Overview

Robert Tonn is a partner in the Chicago office of Holland & Knight where he practices in the areas of product liability and complex commercial litigation. Mr. Tonn has experience representing clients in class action and mass tort litigation, contract and fraud suits, environmental matters and governmental investigations. He represents clients in a wide range of industries including consumer products companies, automobile and automotive component manufacturers, airlines, pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies and medical device manufacturers. His practice frequently involves large, document-intensive cases, specifically those involving electronic discovery.

Mr. Tonn also serves as the editor of Holland & Knight's Product Liability Newsletter and Alerts.

Credentials

Education
  • University of San Francisco School Of Law, J.D.
  • University of California, Los Angeles, B.A., Economics
Bar Admissions/Licenses
  • California
  • Illinois
Court Admissions
  • All State Courts in California
  • All State Courts in Illinois
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of California
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Indiana
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Wisconsin
Memberships
  • American Bar Association
  • Chicago Bar Association, Vice-Chairman of Tort Litigation Section (2007-2008)
  • Defense Research Institute
Honors & Awards
  • Comments Editor, University of San Francisco Law Review

Publications

Speaking Engagements

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