Robert J. Gilmer , Jr. - Eastman & Smith Ltd.

Robert J. Gilmer , Jr.

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2006

Robert J. Gilmer, Jr. concentrates his practice in the areas of employment, commercial and professional liability litigation.  He is a senior trial attorney at Eastman & Smith.

Following graduation from law school in 1975, Mr. Gilmer worked as a trial attorney for the Office of the Lucas County, Ohio, Prosecuting Attorney from 1976 through 1980. Since joining Eastman & Smith in 1980, Mr. Gilmer has represented clients in complex litigation in state and federal courts and before administrative agencies in matters involving employment discrimination, breach of contract, housing discrimination claims, claims of professional negligence, CERCLA cost recovery and toxic tort litigation. He also serves as general counsel for Eastman & Smith.

Mr. Gilmer's community service includes having served as an acting judge in the Perrysburg, Ohio, Municipal Court.

Ohio Northern UniversityBA 1972University of ToledoJ.D. 1975

Office Location

One Seagate, 24th Floor
550 North Summit Street
Toledo, OH 43604
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2016 Lawyer of the Year in Litigation - Labor and Employment of the Toledo Metro Area
Robert J. Gilmer, Jr. has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2016!

Practice Areas

Bet-the-Company Litigation
Commercial Litigation
Litigation - Labor and Employment