H. Robert Showers Jr.

    Robert Showers helped start Simms Showers LLP in 2002 as a principal partner and heads up the Northern Virginia/Washington, D.C., office. His practice focuses on civil and commercial litigation and church, nonprofit, and business law. He regularly handles numerous lawsuits for and against churches, nonprofits, and small businesses and advises them on corporate, risk management, tax exemption, liability, land-use, construction, and employment issues.

    Prior to joining Simms Showers in 2002, Robert was a managing owner in Gammon & Grange for 13 years, heading up the Washington, D.C.,-area firm's litigation department and practicing in similar areas of the law.

    Robert has lectured extensively nationwide and written articles on church and nonprofit law, sexual misconduct, and child sexual exploitation.

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