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San Francisco
315 Pacific Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94111

6781 N. Palm Avenue
Suite 102
Fresno, CA 93704


J.D., Hofstra University School of Law, 1992

B.S., cum laude, Political Science, State University of New York at Albany, 1989


Super Lawyers® of Northern California (2012-2023)*

Best Lawyers in America® distinction in Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Defendants (2024)


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Robert M. Bodzin is a Partner in the San Francisco office of GRSM and Northern California Commercial Litigation Practice Group Leader. Robert also has substantial experience defending Class Actions, D&O and Shareholder Litigation and Product & General Liability Litigation. He successfully tries, mediates, and arbitrates complex litigation cases on behalf of businesses and individuals and he has done so in both California and New York for 30 years.


  • California
  • New York
  • New Jersey


  • Adviser and past Chair to the Litigation Section of the State Bar of California (now California Lawyers Association), Past Committee Chair and a frequent speaker on panels for best practices in litigation and trial and is the co-chair of these events
  • DRI Retail & Hospitality Vice Chair and Steering Committee Member (Past Membership)

Community Involvement

  • Provides Pro Bono legal services to veterans as an attorney accredited by the Veterans Administration  
  • Member of the Golden Gate Business Association since 2006
Publications & Presentations