Meet Kristin K. Robbins


Kristin’s practice focuses on maritime and commercial litigation and arbitration, including defense of Jones Act and LHWCA personal injury claims, marine construction litigation, vessel collisions and allisions, and insurance coverage disputes. She was recognized as a “Rising Star” by Louisiana Super Lawyers in 2015. Memberships: Admitted to practice in Louisiana (2007), Nebraska (2010), New York (2017), and New Jersey (2017), U.S. District Courts for the Eastern, Middle, and Western District of Louisiana, Southern and Eastern Districts of New York, and District of New Jersey. Member of Louisiana Bar Association, Nebraska Bar Association, New York State Bar Association, New Jersey Bar Association, American Bar Association, Women’s International Shipping and Trade Association (WISTA).

Bars and Admissions

  • U.S. District Courts for the Eastern, Western, and Middle Districts of Louisiana
  • All State Courts of Louisiana
  • Admitted in NY, NJ and NE


University of Arizona (B.A. History, Summa Cum Laude, 2004, Phi Beta Kappa).

Tulane University (J.D., 2007), Managing Editor, Tulane Journal of Technological and Intellectual Property, Author, Artists Beware: The Effect of the First Circuit’s Refusal to Apply VARA to Site-Specific Art, 9 Tul. J. Tech. & Intell. Prop. 395 (2007); Cali Award, Civil Law Seminar; Awarded Certificate of Specialization in Civil law.

Practice Areas