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Gibbs & Bruns LLP
SUITE 5300
United States


Partner, Gibbs & Bruns LLP


Ayesha Najam focuses her practice on complex commercial litigation, with a more recent focus on disputes involving energy and construction.  With over a decade of litigation experience, Ayesha’s client base has spanned a swath of industries, including energy, manufacturing, health care, software, construction, and commercial real estate.

Following law school, Ayesha was a law clerk to Judge Stephen H. Glickman, District of Columbia Court of Appeals, from 2004 to 2005.

Ayesha has been recognized in several legal industry directories by her peers and clients, including Legal 500Chambers USABenchmark LitigationLawdragon, and Thomson Reuters‘ “Texas Super Lawyers.”


Harvard Law School, cum laude, 2004 Rice University, B.A., magna cum laude, 2001

Lawyer Rankings

United States > Dispute resolution > General commercial disputes

Gibbs & Bruns LLP in Houston is a boutique law firm which specialises in commercial disputes, in particular in the banking, energy, technology, and financial services sectors. The team is well-positioned to act for defendants and plaintiffs in a wide range of topics. Robin Gibbs impresses with longstanding experience as a trial lawyer. Kathy Patrick recently was part of a team that reached a $4.5bn settlement with JPMorgan on behalf of 21 institutional investor clients. Barrett Reasoner has know-how prosecuting energy client disputes and leads the practice with Gibbs and Patrick. Brian Ross  is particularly experience in the oil and gas sector and also covers force majeure cases. Securities-specialist Sam Cruse, energy and construction advisor Ayesha Najam and David Sheeren are also noted. Ross MacDonald made partner in October 2021.