okon Robert Okon

Partner

Tel: 561-713-1400
Fax: 561-713-1401

Robert “Bob” Okon is a partner with Clarfield, Okon & Salomone, P.L. Originally from New York, Bob was raised in South Florida and received his Bachelor’s degree, with honors, from the University of Florida in 1998. Bob earned his Juris Doctor degree from the University of Florida’s, Levin College of Law in 2001. Bob has an extensive and diverse background handling insurance defense cases. He began his practice with a private law firm where he represented governmental entities, private corporations, insurers, and individuals, in a variety of personal injury cases. In 2003, Bob joined Progressive Insurance Company’s Staff Counsel Department where he gained significant experience handling uninsured motorist and bodily injury litigation. Following five year tenure with Progressive Staff Counsel, Bob joined a private Broward County based insurance defense law firm, establishing their presence in Palm Beach County and the Treasure Coast. In 2010, Bob joined the firm. Bob has represented State Farm Insurance Company, Progressive Insurance Company, Gainsco Insurance Company, American Vehicle Insurance and Mercury Insurance Company. He is a member of the Palm Beach County Bar Association and the Florida Bar Young Lawyer’s Division.

Bob maintains a practice consisting of:
  • Foreclosure and Creditors' Rights Litigation
  • Personal Injury
  • Wrongful Death
  • Premises Liability
  • Presuit matters such as EUO’s and global settlement conferences
  • Multiple Competing Claims
  • Mortgage Foreclosure and Default Related Litigation
  • Adoptions