|Florida Military Attorney - Robert A. Witt
Providing Representation in Central Florida
Mr. Witt was born in Chicago, Illinois on August 17, 1962. Upon graduating high school, he
enlisted in the U.S. Air Force in August of 1980 as an aircraft mechanic. While in the Air
Force, Mr. Witt served in various aircraft maintenance assignments in his 20 year career.
While stationed at Ramstein Air Base, Germany, Mr. Witt was a crewmember on the C-20A
aircraft, the military version of the Gulfstream III. In this time, he amassed over 1,400 flying
hours carrying civilian and military leaders worldwide.
While stationed in Georgia as the Training Flight Superintendent, Mr. Witt supervised the
Aircraft Battle Damage Repair training. He was responsible for the set up and infliction of
actual battle damages on airplanes and evaluated the repair of those damages by squadron
While stationed in Utah as a Depot Level Production Supervisor, Mr. Witt directed the flight
test effort for the Aircraft Operations Division of the Ogden Air Logistics Center. He supervised
125 civilian technicians maintaining three different weapons systems, the C-130, F-16, and
After retirement from the Air Force and a short stint with the Department of the Air Force as a
civil servant, Mr. Witt was hired by American Airlines as an Aircraft Production Supervisor at
O'Hare Airport in Chicago. There he supervised and coordinated the activities of 75+ workers
in several occupations to meet the fast paced and constantly changing production and
scheduling goals of the airline. After 3 years of airline work, Mr. Witt made the decision to go
to law school.
Mr. Witt attended Barry University School of Law in Orlando, Florida. While at Barry, Mr. Witt
was actively involved in the Clinical Programs. He spent a semester at the Seminole County FL
Public Defender's Office as a Certified Legal Intern where he represented clients in criminal
cases. He also worked in the Children and Families Clinic representing court appointed
minority clients in delinquency and dependency proceedings.
Following Law School, Mr. Witt worked in the Orange County Public Defender's Office before
opening his own law practice.
Areas of Practice
Veterans Disability Benefits
U.S. District Court Middle District of Florida
Barry University School of Law, Orlando, Florida J.D. - 2009
University of Phoenix, Chicago, Illinois B.S. - 2005
Major: Business Management
Past Employment Positions
American Airlines, Aircraft Maintenance Supervisor, 2002 - 2005
U.S. Air Force, Production Superintendent, 1980 - 2000
Pro Bono Activities
Juvenile Life Without Parole Resource Center, 2010 - Present
Delta Theta Phi