Catherine Robb is of counsel in the Business Litigation Practice Group in the Austin office of Haynes and Boone, LLP where she represents clients in the broadcast industry.
Catherine is a member of the American Bar Association, Texas Bar Association, and the Austin Bar Association. She served on the Judicial Relations Committee for the State Bar of Texas (2001-2004 and 2009) and graduated from The First Amendment Institute’s First Amendment Leadership Program in 2002. After completing law school, Catherine clerked for the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas (Chambers of W. Royal Furgeson) before going into private practice.
An active Austinite, Catherine is the vice-chair of the KLRU board and past board president of the Austin Film Society. Additionally, she is on the board of the Mayor’s Health and Fitness Council, Humanities Texas, and the LBJ School of Public Affairs. Catherine is also a past board member of the Austin Music Foundation, the Sargent Shriver National Center on Poverty Law, and of the American Heart Association (Capitol Area Division). She is the founder and chairman of the LBJ Library Future Forum.
Catherine is a council member of the Texas Exes, served on the university’s Commission of 125, and is an active member of Leadership Austin.
Catherine earned her J.D. with honors from The University of Texas at Austin School of Law in 1998. She received her B.A. from the University of Virginia in 1992.