- Robert Price
- Associate Attorney
- Levin Papantonio Thomas Mitchell Rafferty & Proctor, P.A.
- (850) 435-7000
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Robert E. Price is an associate with Levin, Papantonio, Thomas, Mitchell, Rafferty & Proctor. He joined the firm in 2004 as a litigation paralegal. For nearly three years, Robert played an integral support role in the Perrine v. Dupont envionmental class action case involving a West Virginia community's battle to redress the harm of toxic contamination caused by a smelting facility. The Perrine case resulted in a jury verdict with an estimated value in excess of 380 million dollars. Robert attended the Cumberland School of Law and received his Juris Doctor in 2010. He returned to the Levin, Papantonio firm where he has worked in Yamaha Rhino litigation and other environmental cases. He currently focuses on Actos and Transvaginal Mesh litigation.
While at Cumberland, Robert won several awards for both his legal writing and trial advocacy skills. He received the Book Award in Basic Skills in Trial Advocacy (a mock-trial class), and was awarded Scholar of Merit for writing the best Appellate Brief in his legal writing section. Robert was also a member of Cumberland’s National Trial Team in both his second and third years. In 2010, he and two other Trial Team members competed in the Texas Young Lawyers’ Association (TYLA) National Trial Competition and were awarded Regional Champions. Upon graduation, he was recognized for his endeavors by earning the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA) Award. Robert was also an active member of Cumberland’s American Journal of Trial Advocacy, where he served as a Senior Associate Editor. While serving on the Journal, Robert composed a student piece that was published in the Journal, and his article on the United States Supreme Court’s ruling in Melendez-Diaz v. Massachusetts was awarded the King Lyons Senior Writing Award.
Robert is a native of the Pensacola, Florida area and a graduate of the University of West Florida. Over the years he has been actively involved in community service endeavors through organizations such as the Boy Scouts of America and the Escambia County Teen Court Program.
Areas of Practice:
- Mass Tort Litigation
- Products Liability
- Environmental / Toxic Tort Litigation
- Pharmaceutical and Medical Device Litigation
- Florida 2010
Cumberland School of Law, Samford University, 2010 J.D.
Honors: National Trial Team Member
Honors: TYLA National Trial Competition Regional Winner
Honors: Recipient of the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA) Award
Honors: Book Award for Basic Skills in Trial Advocacy
Honors: Scholar of Merit Award for Best Appellate Brief in Legal Writing Section
Honors: American Journal of Trial Advocacy Senior Associate Editor
Honors: Recipient of the King Lyons AJTA Senior Writing Award
Published Student Work: Sealed Plaintiff v. Sealed Defendant: Setting Forth a Standard for Proceeding Anonymously,32 AM. J. TRIAL ADVOC. 435 (2008)
- University of West Florida, 2004
Major: Legal Studies
Minor: Criminal Justice
Honors: Cum Laude