Cristal Robinson

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Practice Areas

Over ten years of experience as a litigation attorney in 40 courts with 44 different judges in over 700 cases representing people and businesses in federal and state courts along with other non-litigation conflict resolution methods like mediation or collaboration in a wide range of practice areas like criminal, immigration, bankruptcy, family, civil litigation, estate planning, business governance, non-profit governance, taxation, guardianship, ad litem, trust, and appeal cases.  

Legal Experience

Frequently appeared, argued, and litigated jury and bench trials before state and federal bankruptcy judges and trustees in cases relating to bankruptcy, civil litigation, family law, criminal defense, and estate planning, as well as meeting creditors and attending confirmation hearings.  

Seek ways to prevent trial by using alternative dispute resolution methods like informal negotiations, mediation, and collaboration along with outside counseling of parties. 

Education

 Master of Business Administration - West Texas A&M University; Canyon, TX

Juris Doctor - Western Michigan University Cooley Law School; Lansing, MI

Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance - West Texas A&M University; Canyon, TX 

Awards, Leadership, & Membership

 

Collaborative Divorce of Amarillo -  Director· Panhandle   

Criminal Defense Law Association -  Executive Board Member

Amarillo   Women’s Bar Association - Committee Chair· 

Legal Aid of Northwest Texas - Attorney Volunteer Award
Texas Criminal Defense Law Association

Amarillo Bar Association

Panhandle  Family Law Association

Amarillo Bankruptcy Association

United Way - Cabinet Member

Rotary Club of Amarillo - Mentor Program Chair


Licenses & Admitted Courts

Texas – 24060505  
United States District Court Northern District of Texas  Civil, Criminal, and Bankruptcy