Chambers USA 2005 ranked Gibbs & Bruns LLP a Leading Firm, Band 1 for General Commercial Litigation and a Leading Firm, Band 2 for Energy & Natural Resources: Dispute Resolution in Texas.  Chambers makes note of the firm’s “collegiate atmosphere” and handling of “sophisticated, bet-the-company-type cases.” An “excellent firm” that “boasts a deep bench of ‘absolutely terrific trial […]

The SEC has launched an investigation of the Defendants in the National Century Financial litigation in which Gibbs & Bruns represents the Plaintiff bondholders. Review the Asset-Backed Alert here detailing the matter.

Legal Media Group’s Guide to the Leading U.S. Litigation Lawyers includes three Gibbs & Bruns partners in its 2005 guide: Robin Gibbs, Phil Bruns, and Grant Harvey.

  We were lead counsel in this bench trial which was handled on behalf of the developer and builder of apartment buildings.  We obtained a $13 million award in this wrongful foreclosure matter. 

Law & Politics published its second annual “Texas Super Lawyers” issue in October naming four Gibbs & Bruns partners to the 2004 list: Robin Gibbs Phil Bruns Kathy Patrick Barrett Reasoner Robin was named for the second year in a row to the special lists of the “Top 100 Texas Super Lawyers” and “Top 100 Houston Region Super Lawyers.”  […]

The inaugural 2004 “Texas Super Lawyers – Rising Stars Edition” names four Gibbs & Bruns lawyers: Business Litigation Jeffry Cotner Grant Harvey Jeffrey Kubin Appellate Jennifer Horan Greer Rising Stars are selected by a survey of all Texas Super Lawyers.  “The Super Lawyers” are asked to nominate the best up-and-coming lawyers whom “they’ve personally observed in action.”  […]

  The National Law Journal named Gibbs & Bruns to its “Plaintiffs’ Hot List” for 2004. Gibbs & Bruns was lauded for the more than $500 million in jury verdicts for plaintiffs won in recent years.  NLJ noted that the firm’s $309 million verdict for the plaintiff in a 1993 breach of contract trial, Avia Development Group v. American […]

Chambers USA 2004 ranked Gibbs & Bruns LLP a top-tier Leading Firm for General Commercial Litigation in Texas for the second time.  Chambers USA debuted in 2003.  Partners Robin Gibbs and Phil Bruns were recognized for their practices as well. Gibbs & Bruns’ “quick handle on a variety of legal issues” and “tremendous substantive knowledge” […]

We represented one current and two former officers of Dynegy in the litigation following the financial setbacks experienced by that company.  Plaintiffs brought a variety of securities fraud claims against officers, directors, accountants, and banks.  The firm obtained dismissals for all three of its clients.

Law & Politics published its inaugural “Texas Super Lawyers” list in November.  Four Gibbs & Bruns partners were named to the list. Robin Gibbs Phil Bruns Kathy Patrick Barrett Reasoner Robin was named to a special list of the “Top 100 Texas Super Lawyers” as well as the “Top 100 Houston Region” Super Lawyers list.  Both lists […]