Robert S. Reder is an Attorney and Managing Partner of Blythe Grace, PLLC, in Scottsdale. Everything Robert and the firm does is for the betterment of their clients, focusing on the success of small businesses in Arizona. From a receptionist in New York City, to an established lawyer in Arizona, Robert truly embodies the entrepreneurial spirit.
Hometown: New York, New York
First job: Receptionist at a New York spa.
Favorite AZ restaurant: It changes, but right now Monarch Cafe in Old Town Scottsdale.
Person who has impacted your life the most: My Grandfathers. They were tough, stoic, and wise – I learned so much from them.
Your biggest accomplishment in your eyes: Other than my family, which is the most important thing in my life, starting a law firm with my colleagues. We started with only three clients and a lot of passion and drive, and now the sky’s the limit.
The biggest obstacle you have overcome: Fear. It follows you throughout your life, and must be overcome or it will consume you.
Someone who inspires you: My son, Caden. He is only twenty months old, and I love seeing his innocence and curiosity
Favorite quote: “Always remember that you are absolutely unique. Just like everyone else.” – Margaret Mead
Advice to someone pursuing a career path in what you do: Make sure you love it, or you will end up like most lawyers – miserable.
What makes someone fabulous: Confidence, vision, and passion.