July 16, 2012 - Upstate New York
Name: Robert Grimm Jr.
Title: Partner, Head of the firm's Commercial and Residential Real Estate Development
Company: Magavern Magavern Grimm LLP
Location: 1100 Rand Building, 14 Lafayette Sq., Buffalo NY 14203
College: Undergraduate - Niagara University - BS Degree 1970
Family: Wife Susan, children Kristen Mielcarek, Robert Grimm and Anne-Marie Duke
First job unrelated to your current field: Guitar teacher, Kenmore Music
First job in current field: Law Clerk, Grimm and Grimm Attorneys
What your firm does now and its plans for the future? Our firm of 20+ attorneys is a general practice firm concentrating in civil law and litigation. Our future is to continue to grow to expand bringing in bright and practical lawyers to meet the needs of our existing and future clients.
Hobbies: Golf and guitar (I'm just a mechanic!)
Favorite Film: "Dead Poets Society" and "Kings Speech"
Favorite Novel: "From Here to Eternity"
Keys to success: Hard work and an understanding of what clients (and opponents) want
Person(s) you most admire (outside of family): President Ronald Reagan and Arnold Palmer
If you had to choose a different profession, what would it be? College professor at Liberty University