Bob is known as "an excellent patent litigator, especially in the pharmaceutical field" (Best Lawyers in America), "the dean of pharmaceuticals" (Chambers USA), "the greatest that ever was" in pharmaceutical patent litigation, a "top trial lawyer," and "one of the best in the country" (Chambers Global).
- Recognized as a Leading IP Practitioner in the World, WIPR, 2017
- Recognized as New York City Litigation Patent Lawyer of the Year, Best Lawyers, 2014
- Recognized as a Top New York City Intellectual Property Litigator, Super Lawyers, 2006 - 2017
- Recognized as an IP Star, Managing Intellectual Property, 2013 - 2015
- Named a New York Intellectual Property Lawyer of the Year, Best Lawyers, 2011
- Named Seton Hall University School of Law's 2009 Distinguished Graduate