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Gibbs & Bruns LLP
SUITE 5300
United States


Partner, Gibbs & Bruns LLP


A partner in the firm since 2008, Brian is an accomplished trial and appellate advocate who has represented both plaintiff and defense clients in federal court, state court, and arbitration matters. Brian focuses his practice on securities, professional malpractice, and fiduciary breach matters. However, he also has significant experience litigating real estate, executive compensation, oil and gas, and other complex contract disputes.


Brian has been recognized in various legal directories, including Legal 500 where he was named a “Next Generation Lawyer” for Energy Litigation: Oil & Gas, 2017-2020, and is recomended in General Commerical Disputes, 2020; Benchmark LItigation; Best Lawyers in America; and Thomson Reuters’ “Texas Super Lawyers.”  Brian was named “Man of the Year” by the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, 2012; and was named to “40 Under 40” Professionals List by The Houston Business Journal, 2011.


Harvard Law School, J.D., 2002 University of Texas, B.A., Plan II, with high honors, 1999 Phi Beta Kappa

Lawyer Rankings

United States > Industry focus > Energy litigation: oil and gas

(Next Generation Partners)

Brian RossGibbs & Bruns LLP

Gibbs & Bruns LLP is a litigation boutique based in Houston with recognized expertise in the oil and gas sector. Though the firm is strongest in Houston, it has experience handling a wide range of energy cases for both plaintiffs and defendants on a nationwide basis. Robin Gibbs has extensive experience representing clients in energy and oil and gas litigation and Kathy Patrick is also highly experienced in this space, having recently been involved in a number of high-profile and high-risk cases. Barrett Reasoner has a broad commercial litigation practice covering securities, oil and gas, construction, environmental, and intellectual property law. Brian Ross is also recommended in the practice group.