SugarmanRobert A. Sugarman
Attorney & Partner
Sugarman & Susskind, P.A.
Coral Gables, Florida
(305) 529-2801
Broward: (305) 327-2878
Toll Free: (800) 329-2122

Bob Sugarman is a partner in the law firm of Sugarman & Susskind, P.A., and a board-certified labor and employment lawyer.  He has provided legal services to multi-employer and public sector plans for over 30 years.  Mr. Sugarman currently represents over 60 municipal pension plans.  He is a former adjunct professor, Florida International University, and has served as an instructor for the Certified Employee Benefit Specialist® program and the Certificate of Achievement in Public Pension Policy (CAPPP™).

Mr. Sugarman is a member of the International Foundation and the National Association of Public Pension Attorneys.  In addition, he has served as an executive board member of the Florida Bar Labor Law Section and has been a longtime member of the AFL-CIO Lawyers Coordinating Committee.  Since 1989 he has continuously been listed in the current editions of The Best Lawyers in America and Leading Florida Attorneys, and was recently recognized by Florida Monthly Magazine as one of Florida’s “Top Lawyers.”  Mr. Sugarman has spoken before many organizations including the Government Finance Officers Association, the State of Florida Division of Retirement, the American Society of Actuaries, the Florida Public Pension Trustees’ Association, the International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans, and the National Association of Police Organizations on legal issues relating to employee benefits.  He has had articles published in the Stetson Law Review and the Textbook for Employee Benefit Plan Trustees, Administrators and Advisors.  Mr. Sugarman received his B.A. Degree from The George Washington University and his J.D. in 1972 from the University of Virginia.  In addition to being a Florida Bar Board Certified Labor and Employment lawyer, he was elected by his peers as a fellow of the College of Labor and Employment Attorneys.