Rob started his career as a litigation associate at the Miami law firm of Rice & Reiser. After moving to Philadelphia in 1986, Rob spent three years at Astor, Weiss & Newman, where he was a business litigator. From 1989 through 1997, he honed his bankruptcy and litigation skills at Adelman Lavine Gold & Levin. In 1997, Rob was recruited to be the head of the Creditor’s Right Department at Abrahams Lowenstein Bushman & Kauffman. After three years, Rob joined one of Philadelphia’s oldest and most respected law firms, Montgomery, McCracken, Walker & Rhoads, where he served as vice chair of the firm’s Bankruptcy Practice Group.
Rob left Montgomery McCracken in October, 2002 to start his own firm, Bovarnick & Associates, LLC.
Since 2006, Rob has been consistently named a Super Lawyer by Philadelphia Magazine. Only 5% of the total lawyers in the state are selected for inclusion in Super Lawyers. Rob was named a Super Lawyer in the areas of business transactions, business litigation and business bankruptcy. Of all the lawyers named Super Lawyer in business bankruptcy throughout Pennsylvania, Rob has the distinction of being one of only three lawyers to receive this honor in firms of less than 10 attorneys.
Rob is rated AV®, by Martindale-Hubbell’s Peer Review Rating which is the highest rating a lawyer can receive.
Rob received his BA in political science from the University of Washington in Seattle, Washington and his J.D. from the University of Miami.