Robert D. Strauss is a member of Troutman Sanders LLP, practicing in the areas of commercial lending, equipment leasing, and aviation. He earned his B.A. and J.D. from Emory University where he was the Notes and Comment Editor of the Emory Law Journal. Mr. Strauss has served as the Chairman of the Leasing Subcommittee of the U.C.C. Committee, Business Law Section of the American Bar Association, and as a member of the Equipment Leasing Association of America’s Legal Committee and Transportation Equipment Committee. He is listed in Euromoney’s Guide to the World’s Leading Aviation Lawyers and is a Fellow in the American College of Commercial Finance Lawyers.