Robert Ughetta Arrested for the Third Time, Leaves Cadwalader Firm
Download PDF
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (No Ratings Yet)

Robert Ughetta

Summary: After three arrests in three years, Robert Ughetta leaves Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft where he was partner.

A Charlotte, North Carolina capital markets partner at Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft left the firm two months after his latest run-in with police. Robert Ughetta latest arrest was for resisting arrest and disorderly conduct. He was charged with felony cocaine possession and drug paraphernalia possession charges in 2014. An arrest in 2012 was for assault on a female with nonaggravated physical force.


The misdemeanor charges had a bond set at $3,000 in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina. His email, profile page and voicemail accounts at the firm have been taken down. It remains unclear when or how Ughetta and the law firm officially parted ways.

Ughetta had been with Cadwalader for the past 18 years, becoming partner in 2005. He was a derivatives and structured finance expert that worked from the New York and Charlotte offices. He is not licensed in North Carolina to practice law. New York records do not indicate that he has even been convicted of a felony, which leaves a discipline track record.

The same year that Ughetta made partner, he and his wife bought a home in Charlotte for $1.125 million. A wedding announcement from 1986 in The New York Times for Ughetta’s brother cites the father as a longtime general counsel for glassmaker Corning.

Get JD Journal in Your Mail

Subscribe to our FREE daily news alerts and get the latest updates on the most happening events in the legal, business, and celebrity world. You also get your daily dose of humor and entertainment!!




Interesting Legal Sites You May Like




Search Now

Partner level Attorney with food and drug experience

USA-CA-San Francisco

San Francisco office of national firm is seeking partner or counsel level attorney (8-15 years) with...

Apply Now

Senior Litigation Associate Attorney

USA-CA-Los Angeles

Los Angeles office of a BCG Attorney Search Top Ranked Law Firm seeks Senior Litigation Associa...

Apply Now

Mid-level Litigation Attorney

USA-NY-New York City

New York City office of a BCG Attorney Search Top Ranked Law Firm seeks Mid-level Litigation At...

Apply Now


Personal Injury Attorney


Full-Time Chico personal injury firm seeks attorney. The ideal candidate will have 5 to 10 years of ...

Apply now

Trial Lawyer / Attorney

USA-FL-Fort Myers

We are looking for a Lawyer / Attorney with experience in trial and insurance / personal injury. Pre...

Apply now

Legal Intern

USA-NY-New York City

Park Avenue law firm is seeking a second year law student for a summer internship.  Good resear...

Apply now

Senior Legal Assistant-Secretary


We are currently seeking an experienced ( 5 years of experience as a minimum, legal experience) seni...

Apply now

Most Popular


To Top