Robert Tauler Los Angeles Litigation AttorneyRobert Tauler is a civil trial lawyer specializing in false advertising, intellectual property, and business fraud cases. Mr. Tauler has won several multi-million-dollar jury trials, including a recent $10.2 million jury verdict affirmed in all respects by the California Court of Appeal. 

Mr. Tauler founded Tauler Smith LLP in 2015 with his Harvard Law School classmate Matthew J. Smith. Since that time, the firm has served more than 100 clients in over a dozen different state and federal jurisdictions. Mr. Tauler has represented influencers and talent agencies in the modeling industry, and he has developed a detailed understanding of emerging digital trends in these fields. Moreover, Mr. Tauler has a deep knowledge of the dietary supplement industry, including sports supplements, anti-aging supplements, and other health foods.


Robert Tauler obtained his J.D. from Harvard Law School in 2005. During his time at Harvard, he was a judicial clerk for the Honorable John Lim in the Intermediate Court of Appeals of Hawaii. Prior to attending Harvard Law, Mr. Tauler earned his B.A. in political science with honors from the University of California, Irvine. While at UCI, Mr. Tauler was honored as a Scholar-Athlete for the Big West Conference: he maintained a 4.0 GPA and competed for the University’s nationally ranked Division I volleyball team.

Bar Admissions

Robert Tauler is admitted to practice law in California and Texas. He is also licensed to practice before the U.S. District Court, in all federal courts in California, and in both the Northern and Eastern Districts of Texas. Additionally, Mr. Tauler has been admitted pro hac vice and litigated matters in many other states, including New York, Pennsylvania, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Georgia, Arizona, Nevada, Missouri, Arkansas, and Wisconsin.

Representative Legal Matters

Representative Clients

  • Paper Magazine, a national fashion and popular culture magazine.
  • Pier59 Studios, the largest commercial photography studio in lower Manhattan.
  • Outerknown, a California-based sustainable clothing brand.
  • Certified Nutraceuticals Inc., a manufacturer and retailer of collagen supplements.
  • The Industry Model Management, a national modeling agency.
  • Taran Butler, world champion sport shooter and celebrity trainer.
  • Lateral Link, a national legal recruiting firm.
  • Maceoo, a designer of men’s luxury clothing.
  • Open Influence, a social media marketing agency.