Robert H. Gaynor

Robert H. Gaynor


Robert H. Gaynor

Mr. Gaynor is a senior partner at Sloane and Walsh whose responsibilities include trial and appeal of civil litigation matters, including general liability, product liability, professional liability, nursing home malpractice, construction litigation including personal injury claims, construction defect claims and general liability claims for hospitals.
Specialty areas have included complex construction defect litigation and bodily injury construction claims; intellectual property claims (including defamation, trade secrets and computer fraud); employment discrimination claims; general liability claims; product liability claims; motor vehicle tort claims; property damage claims; insurance coverage actions including declaratory judgment claims; alleged bad faith, and violations of G.L. c. 93 and G.L. c. 176D.

In addition he has conducted meditations for general civil litigation matters, and also for worker’s compensation claims including arbitrations.

Practice Areas

  • Construction Defect Law & Construction Law
  • General Liability Litigation
  • Product Liability Defense
  • Property Insurance Law
  • Insurance Practice, Coverage & Bad Faith

Bar Admissions

  • Massachusetts, 1977
  • U.S. District Court District of Massachusetts


  • Suffolk University Law School, Boston, Massachusetts
    • J.D. - 1977
  • Tufts University, Medford, Massachusetts
    • B.A.

Awards & Honors

  • Martindale Hubbell AV® Preeminent™
  • Massachusetts Super Lawyer – Construction Law

Professional Activities

  • Massachusetts Bar Association
  • Massachusetts Defense Lawyers Association
  • Defense Research Institute
  • New England Claims Executive Committee

Lectures and Publications

Representative Cases