Robin M. Green is a trial attorney with more than fifty years of experience in representing a broad range of clients in both state and federal courts, and is Board Certified in Civil Trial Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.
Mr. Green began as an Assistant District Attorney in Amarillo, Potter County, Texas. He practiced in Amarillo for sixteen years before moving to Lubbock, Texas.
His experience encompasses broad areas of law practice, including criminal law, family law, government fraud/qui tam, and bankruptcy law. He represented the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation in its banking enforcement litigation. For several years, he was an active Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Trustee, and litigated extensively in Bankruptcy Courts on behalf of trustees, creditor committees, creditors, and debtors. He argued cases before state and appellate courts. He litigated divorce cases involving both child custody and property disputes, and tried arbitration cases. He was also the director of the Texas Trial Lawyers Association.
Mr. Green is the author of, among other publications, Divorce: When It’s the Only Answer (The Ordinary Mortals Guide, Inc., 2005), which provides comprehensive, practical, and step-by-step guidance to decision-making, negotiation, and dealing with the legal system and an adversarial spouse during difficult times of divorce.
McMurry College, Abilene, Texas
Bachelor of Arts, 1967
Texas Tech University School of Law, Lubbock, Texas
Doctor of Jurisprudence (J.D.), 1969
Law Offices of Robin M. Green, Lubbock, Texas (2018-present)
Richards, Elder & Gibson, PLLC, Lubbock, Texas (2017-2018)
Richards, Elder & Green, PLLC Lubbock, Texas (2008-2017)
Atkinson, Hall & Green, Lubbock, Texas (2003-2008)
Law Offices of Robin M. Green, Lubbock, Texas (1991-2003)
McWhorter, Cobb & Johnson, Lubbock, Texas (1986-1991)
In private practice, solo and with various firms, including:
Slough & Green, Amarillo, Texas (1971-1986)
Assistant District Attorney:
Potter County, Amarillo, Texas (1970-1971)
Robin M. Green, Divorce: When It’s the Only Answer, (The Ordinary Mortals Guide, Inc.: Dallas, Texas, 2005).
Originally published as, DIVORCE WITHOUT DEFEAT: A SURVIVAL HANDBOOK, (Cimarron Press: Amarillo, Texas, 1982) and DIVORCE: WHEN IT’S THE ONLY ANSWER: A LAWYER’S PERSPECTIVE (Taylor Publishing Company: Dallas, Texas, 1985).
Robin M. Green, “On the Constitutionality of Involuntary Military Service,” 78 CASE AND COMMENT 14, No.1 (1973).
U.S. Supreme Court
Supreme Court of Texas
U.S. Court of Appeals 10th Circuit
U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Texas
U.S. District Court, Western District of Texas
U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Eastern District of Texas
U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Southern District of Texas
U.S. Court of Federal Claims
Panel of U.S. Bankruptcy Trustees, 1984-1992
Lubbock Area Bar Association, Member
State Bar of Texas, Member
Taxpayers Against Fraud, Member
U.S. Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation Appearances
Litigation / Civil Trial
Government Fraud / Qui Tam
Real Estate Litigation
Health and Healthcare Law
Probate and Estate Litigation
Civil Rights Litigation
Divorce / Child Custody / Community Property
*Mr. Green no longer practices in all of these areas.
Texas Tech University School of Law, Adjunct Professor of Law, 1987
Civil Trial Law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization
Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE), Association of Certified Fraud Examiners