Robert Anthony Agresta is a lawyer, investor and inventor. He is the principal of Agresta Acquisitions, a private investment company and The Agresta Firm, a New York metropolitan area law firm.

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Robert Agresta is the founder and managing partner of Agresta Acquisitions.  Agresta Acquisitions has developed strategic international investment positions in consumer retail, lifestyle brands and real estate.


Executive Counsel

Robert’s practice is focused on the representation of Executives and Boards of Directors with a focus on the Banking and Healthcare industries. He has experience advocating for and counseling Executives, Businesses, Hospitals, Surgery Centers, Clinics, Insurance Companies and Banks.

Robert's representation of businesses has included:

  • Special Counsel to the Board of Directors

  • Business Capitalization, Fundraising and Loan Workouts

  • Healthcare Reimbursement Disputes on behalf of Hospitals, Surgery Centers, Clinics and Individual Providers

  • Defamation and Insurer Fraud Disputes

  • Defense of Insurance and Medicare Recoupments

  • Change of Ownership and Certificate of Need Applications

  • Healthcare Operations and Real Estate Financing


Robert is a licensed attorney in New York, New Jersey and Washington, DC. He holds an MBA (EMBL-HSG) from the University of St. Gallen in Switzerland, a Juris Doctor (JD) from New York Law School and a Bachelor of Science degree from the College of Business Administration at Fordham University.

Robert is a dual-citizen of Italy and the United States and speaks English, Spanish, Italian and German.  He is a member of the Board of Directors of the American Swiss Foundation.

Elected at 25 as one of the youngest public officials in the State of New Jersey, Robert also served as a publicly elected Councilman and Council President in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey.

Robert is a named Inventor on two published United States patent applications and is a licensed Pilot by the Federal Aviation Administration. He is presently pursuing his interests in glider flight and is an avid skier. In 2012 Robert also successfully hiked the 800 kilometer Camino de Santiago across northern Spain entirely on foot.



Bar of the State of New Jersey
2009 to present

United States District Court for the District of New Jersey
2010 to present

United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit

Bar of the State of New York
2010 to present

District of Columbia Bar
2010 to present



Universität Skt. Gallen (CH)

Juris Doctor
New York Law School

Bachelor of Science
Fordham University


Publications, Cases and Patents

International Tax Planning as a Business Driver
5 Penn. St. J.L. & Int'l Aff. 538

MHA, LLC v. HealthFirst, 629 Fed. Appx. 409 (2015).

MHA, LLC v. UnitedHealth, 2014 WL 223176 (2014).

MHA, LLC v. Siemens, 2017 WL 1352215 (2017).




System Method and Device for Remotely Providing, Accessing and Using Personal Entertainment Media

Agresta, R et al. (2002). U.S. Patent Publication No. 20020091848. Washington, DC: U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.


Agresta, R et al. (2006). U.S. Patent Publication No. 20060031551. Washington, DC: U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.






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