Robert W. Loewen, a partner in Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher'sOrange County office, joined the firm in 1977. He is a member of the firm's Litigation Department.
Mr. Loewen focuses on general business litigation, with subspecialties that include toxic tort and cost recovery litigation.
Mr. Loewen received his bachelor of arts degree from Pomona College in 1970. He graduated first in his class with a law degree from the University of Southern California School of Law in 1975, where he served as Executive Editor of Lead Articles for the Southern California Law Review and was a member of the Order of the Coif. Prior to joining Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher, Mr. Loewen served as a law clerk to Justice Byron R. White at the United States Supreme Court and for Judge Walter Ely at the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.
A member of the American and California Bar Associations, Mr. Loewen has been admitted to practice before the U.S. District Courts for the Central, Southern, Northern and Eastern Districts of California, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit and all California State Courts.