Robert J. Waine
Bob Waine is an accomplished attorney with extensive experience representing businesses in a broad spectrum of matters including commercial transactions, corporate formation, real estate, employment issues and litigation. He has been General Counsel for a closely held corporation that operated in multiple states, responsible for all legal matters impacting the corporation, including compliance with all federal and state regulatory requirements. Bob’s experience includes negotiating and drafting commercial leases, loan documents, business acquisition agreements, standard form multistate service contracts, and employee handbooks. Bob has also litigated cases in federal and state court involving contracts, commercial transactions, construction disputes, and employment matters.
In addition to his corporate practice, Bob has experience in the oil and gas industry related to ownership and leasing of natural gas interests in Pennsylvania, West Virginia, and Ohio, including the preparation of title opinion. He has extensive experience researching ownership records, estate records and electronic databases to determine the ownership of both surface and mineral rights.
Bob earned his J.D., cum laude, from the Pace University School of Law. He also holds a B.A. in Political Science from the University of Rochester and a B.C.L. from Wadham College, Oxford University. He is a member of the Allegheny County Bar Association.