Robert concentrates his practice in the areas of tax, estate planning and business law.
Robert has extensive experience in trusts and estates, probate, estate administration, trust and estate litigation, business succession planning, business organizations, tax controversies, taxation and corporate law. He represents fiduciaries in trust, estate and tax conflicts, and litigation. He counsels fiduciaries on the proper administration of trusts and estates, and on the resolution of conflicts. He also works with business owners on management and disposition/succession agreements for business partners and investors, and with small businesses to plan appropriate entity structure.
Robert was admitted to practice in all Alabama courts in 1993 and the U.S. Tax Court in 1998. Prior to bringing his practice to RMLG, Gardner was a trust and estate attorney at Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz, PC, and previously practiced at Adams and Reese LLP, and Feld, Hyde, Wertheimer, Bryant & Stone, P.C.