Robert Sticht joined Judicial Watch as a senior attorney in February 2018. Robert has 30 years’ experience as a trial and appellate lawyer representing parties in complex civil and criminal cases and administrative proceedings involving public corruption, constitutional litigation and civil rights, white collar crime, organized crime and racketeering, major narcotics trafficking, tax controversies and litigation, civil enforcement actions by government agencies, and public records litigation. Robert’s background includes seven years on the Criminal Justice Act panel of the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California representing indigent persons accused of serious federal felonies. Before entering private practice, Robert served as a trial attorney with the U.S. Department of Justice and worked in the Tax Division and Criminal Division in Washington, D.C. He received his Master of Laws from New York University School of Law, his J.D. with honors from Southwestern Law School, and his B.S. from the University of Arizona. Robert is an active member of the California, New York, and District of Columbia state bars, and is admitted to practice before many federal district and appellate courts and the United States Supreme Court.