Robert J. Collins - Andrews Kurth LLP

Robert J. Collins

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2011
Phone: 713-220-3870

Bob practices in the areas of real estate, public law and litigation. His clients include landowners, raw land developers, major multifamily and retail developers. Bob’s practice centers upon real estate, public law, economic development and developer incentive issues, and includes land use regulation and zoning, platting and permitting matters, ad valorem taxation and matters involving governmental regulations. Bob has participated in the negotiation and drafting of public/private partnership agreements and development agreements with governmental entities and has experience in matters involving Tax Increment Reinvestment Zones. Bob has also represented clients in the cable television and telecommunications industries in municipal franchising matters.

Bob’s experience also includes general commercial litigation, including real estate, eminent domain and inverse condemnation matters, before state and federal courts. Bob has experience in both trial and appellate matters and has briefed and presented oral argument in cases before the U.S. Supreme Court and the Texas Supreme Court.

Additional Information

Court Admissions
  • US District Court for the Southern District of Texas
  • US Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
  • US Supreme Court
  • All Texas Courts
Texas Christian UniversityBA The University of Texas School of LawJ.D.
Texas City Attorneys AssociationDowntown Houston Association, Board of DirectorsHouston Bar Association

Office Location

600 Travis Street, Suite 4200
Houston, TX 77002
United States

Practice Areas

Land Use and Zoning Law
Litigation - Land Use and Zoning