Robert is a 2L J.D. candidate graduating in May 2019. Robert grew up in Orangefield, Texas, a small town near Beaumont. He attended Lamar University in Beaumont, Texas where he earned a B.S. in Chemical Engineering and served as President of the Student Body. Robert has completed three internships in the engineering field—one in a paper mill and two in chemical plants.
In the summer of 2017, Robert interned for the Honorable Thad Heartfield in the Federal District Court for the Eastern District of Texas and he also interned with the hearings division of the Texas Railroad Commission. In addition to his duties as a staff member for volume 50 of the Texas Tech Law Review, he currently serves as a Civil Procedure tutor for Professor Bryan Camp.