Robin Brena is a life-long Alaskan who grew up in Skagway. He is the founder and managing attorney of the law firm Brena, Bell & Walker (BB&W). BB&W has been named a Fortune 500 “Go To” law firm in the area of commercial litigation, a “Client’s Choice” Construction Law Firm of the Year in Alaska by Corporate INTL, and a Global Law Experts “Commercial Litigation Law Firm of the Year in Alaska.” Robin has decades of experience litigating oil and gas and taxation matters on behalf of oil companies, municipalities, and public utilities. He has successfully litigated several cases in which greater than one billion dollars was at issue.
Robin has a Bachelor of Arts (B.A) degree in psychology from New College, a Masters of Business Administration (M.B.A) degree with an emphasis in accounting and finance from the Atkinson Graduate School of Management, a Juris Doctorate (J.D.) degree from Willamette University College of Law, and a Masters in Law (L.L.M.) degree in real estate development and finance law from the University of Miami School of Law.
Robin has been repeatedly named as one of the “Top Attorneys in Alaska,” as one of Alaska’s “Super Lawyers” in the areas of oil and gas, public utilities, and business litigation; as a Lifetime Charter Member of “Best Attorneys of America;” and as one of America’s Top 100 Attorneys (Alaska). He was the Chair of the Oil & Gas Subcommittee for Governor Walker’s transition team and is one of the sponsors of Ballot Measure 1, the Fair Share Act.