Robert Petersen

Robert Petersen is a 2012 graduate of the University of Houston Law Center. Mr. Petersen’s practice has been primarily focused on real estate and finance litigation and transactions. He has also had experience in a wide variety of other areas including: personal injury, employment, oil & gas, and bankruptcy. Mr. Petersen has represented clients in both state court, federal court, and in bankruptcy, as well as on appeal.

Education and Professional Background:

  • Brigham Young University (B.Sc. 2008)
  • University of Houston Law Center (J.D. 2012)


  • Texas (2012)
  • Southern District of Texas (2013)
  • Northern District of Texas (2015)
  • Western District of Texas (2016)
  • Eastern District of Texas (2016)
  • Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals

Practice Areas

  • Contracts
  • Business Law
  • Real Estate
  • Title
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Bankruptcy

Prominent Cases

  • Alice Wood v. HSBC Bank USA, N.A. et al, 505 S.W.3d 542 (Tex. 2016)