Robert B. Garner is a Counsel in the Projects and Construction practice in King & Spalding’s Atlanta and Houston offices. Rob, who is also a Professional Engineer licensed in Texas and Georgia, practices law in the area of construction and procurement.
Rob’s practice focuses on the representation of owners and developers in their global construction projects, including power plants, petrochemical facilities, liquefied natural gas (LNG) receiving, storage and regasification facilities, LNG liquefaction facilities, mining and port expansions, paper mills, manufacturing facilities, high-rise developments, and university facilities.
Rob has experience drafting and negotiating a wide variety of commercial contracts including EPC, construction, construction management, professional services, transportation related, procurement and product sale agreements.
After obtaining his bachelor’s degree, Rob served in the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers as a Combat Engineer Officer stationed in Germany, Kosovo, and Macedonia. Prior to and during his law studies, Rob worked as a civil engineer, designing roadway projects and site developments throughout Georgia and parts of the Southeast.