Frankowski Firm attorney Robert Norton has been recognized by the American Trial Academy as a Top Tier Lawyer for 2020. The Top Tier Lawyer designation is an invitation-only recognition extended to only 2% of attorneys in the United States each year.
The American Trial Academy reviews criteria to select attorneys who exemplify superior qualifications, results, and leadership. The selection process is administered by a group of legal and non-legal professionals over multiple rounds of inquiry and discussion with consideration from clients, judges, and fellow practitioners.
Rob graduated magna cum laude from the University of Alabama in 2002, with honors as a Presidential Scholar and Phi Beta Kappa induction. Rob worked as a policy intern at the White House during the summer of 2001. Rob received his Juris Doctor degree from The University of Alabama School of Law in 2007, with recognition as the most outstanding student in Negotiations.
Rob is licensed to practice in Alabama, Georgia, and before the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals. For the past ten years, Rob has practiced in the field of securities litigation, which includes court actions and arbitration claims involving stockbroker fraud and neglect and brokerage firm misconduct.
Rob and his wife, Misti, have two young children and are active in their community. Rob is a supporter of the arts, having served on the junior board for Opera Birmingham and as past president of the Alabama Symphony Orchestra junior board; he also enjoys golf, traveling, and reading.