Robert A. Harris

Robert Harris
Senior Vice President and General Counsel

Mr. Harris is Senior Vice President and General Counsel of Clayton Holdings LLC.  He is responsible for the full range of legal and regulatory issues affecting Clayton, including advising senior management, overseeing corporate compliance and governance initiatives, commercial transactions and providing support to our sales organization. 

Prior to joining Clayton in June 2012, Rob’s career included two decades in a private law firm environment, where he focused his efforts on the litigation, arbitration and mediation of contractual, employment, financing and real estate matters. During this period, he also served as the managing shareholder of his law firm.   

In 2005, Rob became general counsel, chief administrative officer and corporate secretary to OpHedge Investment Services, LLC, a multinational hedge fund administrator that serviced some of the industry’s largest and most complex hedge funds and asset managers. At OpHedge, Rob had ownership of all legal matters for the company and its three international subsidiaries, and was a member of the senior management team that in five years took the company from start up to a successful exit liquidity event.


Mr. Harris is a graduate of Haverford College and the University of Virginia School of Law.