J. Robert McCormack - Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C.

J. Robert McCormack

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2006

Bob McCormack has been practicing labor and employment Law in the Tampa Bay area since 1990. He has handled a wide variety of cases and has tried over 35 employment-related cases in state and federal courts.Mr. McCormack has also successfully represented clients before various government agencies including OSHA, the EEOC, the US Department of Labor, the Florida Commission on Human Rights, the Agency for Health Care Administration (AHCA) and the State of Florida Department of Labor.Mr. McCormack takes a practical approach to solving employment problems with a goal of providing efficient yet highly-effective representation.

University of ConnecticutBS 1984Stetson UniversityJ.D. 1990
Society for Human Resource Management, Suncoast ChapterSociety for Human Resource Management

Case History

Other Court Admissions
  • U.S. District Court, Middle, Northern and Southern Districts of Florida
  • U.S. District Court, District of Colorado
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Federal and Eleventh Circuits
  • Obtained preliminary injunctions and permanent injunctive relief on behalf of nationwide neural-monitoring company against 6 former employees who went to work for a competitor
  • Prevented preliminary injunction for regional trucking company hiring a group of employees who formerly worked for a competitor
  • Obtained a zero verdict for boat manufacturer in FMLA claim brought by former manager'
  • Obtained zero verdict on behalf of local small business accused of various acts of racial discrimination including hanging a noose in former employee’s work space
  • Achieved early resolution of numerous claims on behalf of various employers saving them hundreds of thousands of dollars in litigation costs
  • Reduced proposed penalties for printing company facing OSHA inspection where retrofit of existing machines was proven to be an impossibility
  • Successfully obtained summary judgment on behalf of draftsman accused of Copyright Infringement and successfully argued for affirmance before Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals

Office Location

100 North Tampa Street, Suite 3600
Tampa, FL 33602
United States

Practice Areas

Employment Law - Management
Labor Law - Management

Other Information

Gender: Male