LaRue L. Robinson is an associate in the firm’s Litigation Department. He has experience representing clients in a wide variety of litigation, including complex commercial, white collar defense, ERISA, and employment matters. As a former U.S. Army prosecutor, Mr. Robinson also has tried several cases to verdict.
Mr. Robinson litigates in federal and state courts across the country and has experience with arbitrations and mediations as well. His work has involved all phases of litigation from initial management of discovery and drafting of significant motions to the trial stage. He also maintains an active pro bono practice in civil and criminal cases, including representing a client at the trial level of a criminal case that eventually made its way to the Illinois Supreme Court. Prior to joining Jenner & Block, Mr. Robinson was an associate at an international law firm. Furthermore, he was a Captain in the U.S. Army Judge Advocate General’s Corps where, in addition to serving as a prosecutor, he helped guide high-profile military investigations and was lead attorney on labor and employment matters.
Mr. Robinson received a B.S. in Industrial and Labor Relations from Cornell University in 2006 and his J.D. from Columbia Law School in 2009. While at Cornell University, Mr. Robinson was co-captain of the varsity sprint football team and vice president of his class. While at Columbia Law School, Mr. Robinson was a teaching assistant for the Honorable Joseph A. Greenaway, United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit.