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Anna Robshaw

Anna Robshaw focuses her practice on commercial litigation and employment matters for clients across a variety of industries and jurisdictions. She also represents broker-dealers and other financial institutions in arbitration proceedings involving employment law, contract law, and other disciplines. Prior to joining Greenberg Traurig, Anna represented and counseled universities, community colleges, and public school districts in school law and employment matters. While in law school, Anna interned at the San Francisco District Attorney’s Office, where she assisted in the prosecution of misdemeanors and felonies. Anna also has several years of Human Resources work experience, which enables her to bring a unique perspective to her employment law practice.

Concentrations

  • Employment litigation, arbitration, and counsel
  • Commercial litigation

Capabilities

Experience

  • Provide daily updates regarding COVID-19 developments and directives to financial services client.
  • Represented large bank in defense of personal injury and contract claims resulting in complete dismissal at the Motion to Dismiss stage.
  • Represented large bank in defense of fraud claims resulting in dismissal.
  • Represented private university in defense of personal injury claims resulting in non-suit.
  • Represented public community college in employment lawsuit involving Title VII, FMLA, and ADA claims by a former employee.°
  • Represented public school district in the investigation of and response to allegations of violations of Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act filed with the U.S. Dept. of Education Office for Civil Rights.°
  • Represented private university in multi-plaintiff Title IX litigation.°

°The above representations were handled by Ms. Robshaw prior to her joining Greenberg Traurig, LLP.

  • Senior Coordinator, Human Resources, Bain & Company, 2012-2014
  • San Francisco District Attorney’s Office, 2015, 2016, and 2017
    • Post-Bar Fellow, 2017
    • Bar Certified Law Clerk, 2015 and 2016

Recognition & Leadership

  • Member, Incarnate Word Academy Houston, Board of Advisors, 2019-Present
    • Co-Chair, Marketing & Admissions Committee, 2020-2021 
    • Chair, Enrollment & Retention Committee, 2019-2020
  • Member, Houston Bar Association, 2018-Present
    • Member, Campaign for the Homeless Committee
    • Member, Gender Fairness Committee
  • Alumnae Admissions Representative, Bryn Mawr College, 2017-Present
  • Member, Association of Women Attorneys Houston, 2018-Present
  • Member, Houston Young Lawyers Association, 2018-Present
  • Member, Planned Parenthood Young Leaders, 2017-Present
  • Member, Preservation Houston/Pier & Beam Society, 2017-Present

Credentials

Education
  • J.D., University of California at Los Angeles, School of Law, 2017
    • Editor-in-Chief, UCLA Women’s Law Journal
  • A.B., cum laude, Bryn Mawr College, 2010
Admissions
  • Texas
  • California
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas