Robert A. Kaatz

Robert A. Kaatz




Phone: 248-544-1100, ext 2072
Fax: (248) 544-1191

Practice Experience and FocusRecent AccomplishmentsServiceInterests

Practice Experience and Focus

Civil Litigation, with trial experience in state and federal courts in Michigan, Ohio, and Tennessee. Commercial litigation disputes involving contract, uniform commercial code, trademark, and tortious interference with business relationships.

Personal injury matters, involving product liability, premises liability, truck, motorcycle, auto, asbestos and other toxic exposure claims. Have experience with Arbitrations, Mediations, and other ADR.

Several matters accepted for review by the Court of Appeals and Supreme Court of Michigan.

Recent Accomplishments

Recent Trials

  • TACS Automation, LLC v. Dana Driveshaft Manufacturing, LLC – Lucas County – WIN
  • Oakwood Healthcare, Inc. v. Pioneer State Mutual Insurance Co. – Wayne County – LOSS
  • Kevin Malburg v. Brian Grate – U.S. District Court, E.D. Mich. – WIN
  • Dana Limited v. Grede Holdings – WIN

Recent MSJ’s Granted

  • Granted 1/13/20
    Brandi Brown v. USAA Casualty Insurance Company
  • Granted 9/5/18
    State Farm Fire & Casualty v. Midea USA, Inc.
  • Granted 8/10/18
    Robert Hernandez v. Atlas Roofing Corporation
  • Granted 6/1/18
    Willie Wright v. Tracy Doughty
  • Granted 4/16/18
    Fredrekah Snell v. Everett Anthony
  • Granted 4/2/18
    Sharon Mann v. USAA Casualty Insurance Company
  • Granted 8/24/17
    Crystal Leonard v. Sheila Flack

COA Opinions

  • Robert Hernandez v. Atlas Roofing Corporation
  • Emily Kincaid v. The Wolpin Co.
  • Delores Tyler v. McCord’s Farm Market, Inc.


  • Volunteer for FEDS 201, a FIRST Robotics team


  • When he’s not working, Bob enjoys bicycling and hiking.


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Troy Office

2800 Livernois Rd, #610
Troy, MI 48083
Phone: (248) 544-1100
Fax: (248) 544-1191

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