Robert W. Killorin


Partner

Position

Robert W. Killorin is Partner at Faruqi & Faruqi's Georgia office.

Office

•  Georgia

Practice areas

Shareholder Merger Litigation

Contact Information

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3975 Roswell Rd Suite A, Atlanta, Georgia 30342

(404) 847-0617 (404) 506-9534 rkillorin@faruqilaw.com Robert W. Killorin Photo

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Biography


Robert W. Killorin is a Partner in the Atlanta office of Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP.  His practice is focused on shareholder merger and securities litigation.  Mr. Killorin is an accomplished trial lawyer with over twenty years of experience in civil litigation.  Prior to joining Faruqi & Faruqi, Mr. Killorin was a partner at the firm of Chitwood Harley Harnes, LLP where he specialized in complex securities litigation.  Mr. Killorin has represented numerous individual plaintiffs, as well as institutional pension funds, corporations and individual investors in courts around the country.  He has obtained significant recoveries, including the following securities class actions: In re FireEye, Inc. Sec. Litig., No. 14-266866 ($10 million settlement pending);  In re ArthroCare Sec. Litig. No. 08-0574 (W.D. Tex.) ($74 million); In re Maxim Integrated Prod. Sec. Litig., No. 08-0832 (N.D.Cal.) ($173 million); In re TyCom Ltd. Sec. Litig., MDL No. 02-1335 (D.N.H.)($79 million); and In re Providian Fin. Corp. Sec. Litig., No. 01-3952 (N.D. Cal.).  Mr. Killorin has obtained significant relief for shareholders in merger suits, including the following: In re The Coca-Cola Company Shareholder Litigation, No. 10-182035 (Fulton County Superior Ct.).

Mr. Killorin authored “Preparing Clients to Testify” – Chapter 19 of Civil Trial Practice, Winning Techniques of Successful Trial Attorneys, Lawyers and Judges Publishing Company (2000), and has written articles and lectured on various legal topics.  He is listed in Who’s Who in American Law and is an AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated attorney. 

Mr. Killorin obtained his undergraduate degree from Duke University (B.A., cum laude, 1980) and his law degree from the University of Georgia (J.D. 1983) where he was on the national mock trial team and a national moot court team.   He is licensed to practice law in Georgia and is admitted to the United States Supreme Court, the Courts of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit, and the United States District Courts for Middle and Northern Districts of Georgia.

Education

  • J.D., University of Georgia, 1983
  • B.A., cume laude, Duke University, 1980

Bar Admissions

  • Georgia
  • United States Supreme Court
  • Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuits
  • United States District Courts for Middle and Northern Districts of Georgia

Publications

  • "Preparing Clients to Testify" – Chapter 19 of Civil Trial Practice, Winning Techniques of Successful Trial Attorneys, Lawyers and Judges Publishing Company (2000)

Awards

  • AMERICA'S TOP 100 ATTORNEYS LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT SELECTION

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(404) 506-9534

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