Robert Balin

Lecturer in Law


Robert Balin is a partner at Davis Wright Tremaine LLP and Co-Chair of a Media Law Practice Group.


He handles all aspects of media litigation and counseling, including defamation, privacy and news gathering torts, copyright, First Amendment issues, false advertising and contracts and has represented many high-profile cases. He frequently writes and lectures on media law issues and is a contributor to the Media Law Resource Center's monthly MediaLawLetter.