Robert Gouveia (formerly Robert Gruler) is an Arizona native and attended Brophy College Preparatory where he was regional champion and captain of the wrestling team. He then received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from Arizona State University where he graduated Magna Cum Laude, was on the Dean’s Honor List, and was the recipient of the Provost Scholarship. Rob then received his Juris Doctorate from the Phoenix School of Law, graduating in the top 15% of his class. While in law school he was part of the Criminal Law Society, the Federalist Society, and was the Vice- Managing Editor of the Law Review.
Rob has studied, practiced, and innovated in the field of criminal defense law. He is licensed to practice law in the State of Arizona, State of California, U.S. Federal District Court for the State of Arizona, and the United States Supreme Court.
Rob has been featured in numerous news stories, including being named one of Arizona’s 35 Top Entrepreneurs Under the Age of 35 by The Arizona Republic in 2006. Rob is on the board of Erics House, a nonprofit organization committed to helping others heal after a tragic loss. Most recently, he is the host of the YouTube channel, Watching the Watchers, which is a live show dedicated to holding those in our criminal justice system accountable.