Complex commercial litigation; Energy litigation; Antitrust litigation
Named the “Father of the Litigation Boutique in Texas” by The Texas Lawbook, Robin Gibbs has over 45 years of experience as a trial lawyer. Robin is the Founding Partner of Gibbs & Bruns LLP, a boutique firm engaged exclusively in high-stakes commercial litigation. The firm is acclaimed for its high-value and precedent-setting work across the energy, technology, construction and financial services sectors, among others. Gibbs & Bruns is renowned for its signature lean trial teams and representation of both plaintiffs and defendants in complex matters.
Robin is a Fellow in the American College of Trial Lawyers, the International Academy of Trial Lawyers, and The International Society of Barristers. He is an Advocate in the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA) and was named “Trial Lawyer of the Year” by TEX-ABOTA, 2012. Robin received the 2018 “Lifetime of Excellence in Advocacy Award” from the Texas Association of Civil Trial and Appellate Specialists and the 2018 “J. Chrys Dougherty Good Apple Award” from Texas Appleseed. In 2017, Robin received the “Ronald D. Secrest Outstanding Trial Lawyer” award from the Texas Bar Foundation and the “Lifetime Achievement Award” from the Texas Lawyer.