Robert Lamm

ESG Center Fellow The Conference Board Chair, Securities and Corporate Governance Practice The Gunster Law Firm

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Robert Lamm

Robert Lamm

ESG Center Fellow, The Conference Board
Chair, Securities and Corporate Governance Practice, The Gunster Law Firm

Bob Lamm chairs the Securities and Corporate Governance practice at Gunster, Yoakley & Stewart, P.A. in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, and is an Independent Senior Advisor to the Deloitte Center for Board Effectiveness. Bob previously held a number of senior in-house legal positions, including assistant general counsel and assistant secretary of Pfizer; vice president and secretary of W. R. Grace; senior vice president - corporate governance and secretary of CA Technologies; and managing director, secretary and associate general counsel of Financial Guaranty Insurance Company. He also has extensive experience with small- and mid-cap companies, as well as nonprofit entities.

Bob is a long-term member of the Society for Corporate Governance. He has chaired its Securities Law Committee and served on its Corporate Practices, Finance, National Conference, and Small- and Mid-Cap Companies Committees, as a member of its board of directors, and as chair of its National Conference Committee.

Bob has received the Society’s Bracebridge H. Young Distinguished Service Award and a Lifetime Achievement Award in Corporate Governance from Corporate Secretary magazine.

Bob is a member of the Florida and New York Bars and the American Bar Association. He frequently speaks and writes on securities law, corporate governance and related topics. He currently serves as a Fellow of The Conference Board ESG Center, as a member of the board of editors of The Corporate Counselor, as a member of the South Florida Board of Advisors of The Commonwealth Institute, and as a member of Gunster's Women Leadership Forum Committee, and he previously served as a member of the Markets Advisory Council of the Council of Institutional Investors.  He is a graduate of Brandeis University and the University of Pennsylvania School of Law.