FIRM HISTORY ROBB & ROBB LLC handles high-profile cases in the aviation and transportation field. Forbes Magazine has named partner Gary C. Robb “by far the most successful helicopter crash attorney in the United States.” Founding partners Gary C. Robb and Anita Porte Robb both graduated cum laude from the University of Michigan Law School. Over the past three decades, their precedent-setting cases have often resulted in improved safety practices as well as record-setting outcomes.
HIGH-PROFILE PROSECUTIONS The firm’s cases have been widely featured in media, including The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, USA Today, CBS Evening News, CNN’s The Situation Room and Good Morning America. The firm has obtained the country’s two highest jury verdict in helicopter crash trials – a $350 million verdict and a $70 million verdict – and also the highest settlement in U.S. history for a helicopter crash injury, in the amount of $38 million.
YEAR TO DATE This year alone, the firm has already obtained numerous multimillion-dollar case results: three separate multimillion-dollar settlements in helicopter crash cases; a seven-figure outcome in an airplane crash; and another multimillion-dollar settlement in an insurance bad faith case arising out of an aviation disaster*.
PERSONAL EXCELLENCE Gary C. Robb has authored the book Helicopter Crash Litigation, now in its second edition, which has been heralded as “combining the key insight and broad legal knowledge of a master trial lawyer.” Anita Porte Robb has been recognized by The National Law Journal as one of the country’s Top Ten Women Trial Lawyers. The firm has received the Influential Appellate Advocate award in Missouri by Missouri Lawyers Weekly. Gary C. Robb and Anita Porte Robb have each been named to The Best Lawyers in America.
*Parties reached settlement based on an agreement of no admission of liability by any Party.