Robin Taylor Symons is the co-managing partner of the Miami office and a member of the Labor and Employment, Insurance, and Commercial Litigation practice groups. Ms. Symons’ litigation and counseling practice focuses on sexual misconduct and employment practices liability, directors and officers liability, and complex insurance coverage litigation across all lines of insurance. Ms. Symons provides legal counsel and advice to small and mid-size employers, and has served as counsel to the local state court. She has tried numerous employment and insurance coverage cases, and serves as monitoring counsel/coverage counsel for insurers nationwide. She has represented insurance agents and brokers for more than 30 years, including the defense and successful resolution of claims, arbitrations and litigation relating to certificates of insurance; allegations of failure to place requested coverage, secure adequate limits, add or delete additional insureds, and related claims, as well as novel coverage issues relating to hurricane and disruption-based business interruption claims.
Ms. Symons’ labor and employment law expertise is also provided to businesses and specialty business groups across the U.S. through a computer-based national hotline service known as Enquiron®.
Ms. Symons also has considerable experience handling arbitrations, commercial litigation and professional liability claims, and has defended numerous complex class actions including FCRA and FDCPA; TCPA; PIP; and MSPA.
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Florida
U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida
Florida Bar, member of Employment Tort and Litigation Sections and former two-term Grievance Committee Chair
Professional Liability Underwriting Society, Foundation Board Member and Southeast Chapter Steering Committee Member, former Chair of the Southeast Chapter
University of Illinois Foundation, President’s Council Member
Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce, former Trustee Member
Business Forums International Miami Chapter, Communications Chair
Museum of Coral Gables, Founding Member
Coral Gables Parks & Recreation, former Advisory Board Member