Over 16 years ago, Rob began his law practice representing insurance companies and other corporations. For the first 5 years of his practice, he worked for 2 larger law firms defending these corporate clients in state and federal court in South Carolina and Tennessee. For the last 11+ years, Rob has represented individuals and businesses as plaintiffs and defendants in a wide variety of contract, tort and property matters in South Carolina. Having litigated cases on “both sides of the fence,” he brings a deep understanding of the numerous claims and defenses asserted by parties involved in litigation. Since opening Hadden Law Firm, LLC in 2008, Rob has continued to be a lawyer focused on a few basic things: providing excellent legal representation, candid advice and real value to his clients.
After growing up in Kingsport, Tennessee, Rob attended Wake Forest University. While in college, he played on the tennis team and majored in History. As a result of his academic performance, Rob made the Dean’s List and All-ACC Academic Honor Roll. Following his undergraduate education, he received his law degree from Mississippi College. During law school, Rob was chosen as a Member of the Moot Court Board, the National Trial Team and the National Appellate Advocacy Team. He also received the American Jurisprudence award for Trial Practice.
Rob’s Community Involvement (past and present)
Rob has been an active participant in his community. Specifically, he has served on the Board of Directors for Meals-on-Wheels, coached high school students in a mock trial competition and served as a coach for youth basketball and soccer.
Rob’s Professional Organizations/Affiliations
Rob is a Member of the South Carolina Bar Association, the Charleston County Bar Association and the American Bar Association. He is also a Member of the Community Association Institute, where he serves on the Tri-County Regional Advisory Council for the Lowcountry.
Rob’s Speaking Engagements
Rob has been a regular speaker for numerous seminars and panels sponsored by the Community Association Institute of South Carolina. He has also spoken on Securities Fraud for the South Carolina Association of CPA’s, and he has appeared on the local CBS affiliate television station to address Securities Litigation issues for their Legally Speaking segment.
Law Licenses/Court Admissions
Rob is licensed to practice law in all state courts in South Carolina and Tennessee. He is also admitted to practice before the following federal courts: the U.S. District Court for South Carolina, the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Tennessee, the 4th Circuit Court of Appeals and the 6th Circuit Court of Appeals.