A. Robert  Quirk

A. Robert Quirk



  • Litigation
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Complex Commercial Actions

WSG Practice Industries


Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP
New York, U.S.A.


Rob Quirk is an Associate in the Firm’s Litigation department. From 2015 to 2017, Mr. Quirk served as a law clerk to the Hon. Wendy Beetlestone of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania. 

Bar Admissions

  • U.S. District Court, Southern and Eastern Districts of New York
  • New York


  • Stanford Law School (J.D., 2014)
    • Senior Editor, Stanford Law Review
    • Editor-in-Chief, Stanford Law and Policy Review
  • University of Pennsylvania (M.S., 2010)
  • University of Chicago (B.A., with honors, 2008)
Areas of Practice

Alternative Dispute Resolution | Complex Commercial Actions | Litigation


Co-author, "Unfair Competition and Trade Secrets Damages Limited to Plaintiff's Losses," New York Law Journal (June 26, 2018)

Co-author, "Applying The Business Judgment Rule To Director Pay Claims," Law360 (April 2018)

Co-Author, "Bringing Cayman Derivative Claims In NY Just Got Easier," Law360 (December 5, 2017)