Robert GibbsRobert H. Gibbs is a founding partner of Gibbs Houston Pauw. He has practiced immigration law since 1977, handling a wide variety of employment, family, citizenship, asylum and deportation cases. His practice includes federal court litigation to remedy agency decisions or inactions, as well as class actions to obtain relief for thousands of individuals. He has represented entities in a broad range of industries including software, health care, restaurants, manufacturing, agriculture, food processing, forest products, international trade, professional services, construction, sports and the arts. See more.

Robert Pauw

Robert Pauw is a founding partner of Gibbs Houston Pauw. Since 1983 he has successfully represented thousands of individuals and businesses in immigration cases. Mr. Pauw has extensive experience in all aspects of immigration law and is nationally known for his focus on immigration-related litigation. See more.


Katherine Collins joined Gibbs Houston Pauw in February 2019. Prior to joining Gibbs Houston Pauw, Katherine was recruited by the U.S. Department of Justice for a position with the Attorney General Honors Program under former U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch. From 2016 to 2019, Katherine served as an Attorney Advisor for the Seattle and San Diego Immigration Courts. In this position, she drafted decisions and orders for immigration judges on detained and non-detained dockets, and advised immigration judges on complex issues of immigration, criminal, administrative, and constitutional law. See more.