Professional Profile: Robert Bressman 2017

Name: Robert Bressman - 2017

Title: Partner

Company: Mayer Brown LLP

Location: New York City

Birthplace: Newark, NJ

Education: Earned my JD from Rutgers Law School and a BA from Columbia University.

First job: Golf caddie

First job in real estate or allied field: Associate at Weil Gotshal Manges LLP

What do you do now and what are you planning for the future? I’m a real estate partner until I retire!

How do you unwind from a busy day? I sweat it out at the gym or go to the movies.

Favorite book or author: Don Quixote by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra

Favorite movie: Casablanca

Last song/album that you purchased/downloaded? “Born to Run” by Bruce Springsteen

One word to describe your work environment: Collaborative

Rules to live by in business: Treat everyone the way you want to be treated.

If you could invite one person to dinner (living or dead, but not related to you) who would it be and where would you go? Winston Churchill – we’d go to a pub for fish and chips.

What is your dream job? General manager of the New York Giants.