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Robert B. Goss

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Toll Free: 877-425-4838
Local: 713-572-4838
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5100 Westheimer, Suite 115
Houston, Texas 77056-5507

Robert B. Goss, Outside the University of Houston Law Center
Attorney Robert B. Goss outside the
University of Houston Law Center
Mr. Goss is a graduate from two of the nations' premier graduate law programs. Mr. Goss earned two Masters of Law degrees in Health Law and Intellectual Property & Information Law before founding the Law Office of Robert B. Goss, P.C. Due to the demands, only 10% of lawyers are accepted into a LL.M. program and graduate with a LL.M. degree. Mr. Goss' dedication to becoming a leader in the legal field is illustrated by graduation from two LL.M. programs. The University of Houston Law Center's Health Law LL.M. program is perennially number one or two in the nation. The University of Houston Law Center's Intellectual Property and Information Law LL.M. program is ranked at number three.
Previous administrative and criminal law experience was gained during law school in Alabama where Mr. Goss was an intern for the Alabama Attorney Generals Office Honors Program assigned to the Department of Corrections Legal Office.

Prior to this position, he was on active duty as a United States Air Force Officer and Pilot for almost 21 years. In his last USAF assignment, he worked for five years for the Headquarters of the United States Air Force Doctrine Center, where he supervised writing of the USAF leadership and command doctrine, and led other high-level programs. Mr. Goss was selected by the USAF as being in the top 15% of all USAF officers for his outstanding professionalism, achievements, and leadership. He served for three years at the premiere Air Command and Staff College culminating as an operations officer. His other employment history in the United States Air Force covering almost 21 years includes senior instructor aircraft commander, combat planner, combat mission director, and chief of numerous divisions and flights at the squadron, Group, Wing, and Headquarters United States Air Force level.

Mr. Goss is a graduate of Texas A&M University where he completed a Bachelor of Science degree and Master of Science degree in aerospace engineering. He went on to complete a Juris Doctor at Cumberland School of Law of Samford University and graduated from the University of Houston Law Center with the two Master of Laws degrees (LL.M.).

Mr. Goss is a member of several professional associations, including the American Bar Association, Federal Bar Association, American Intellectual Property Law Association, and American Health Law Lawyers Association. Mr. Goss also holds numerous military decorations and professional licenses.

Education

LL.M., University of Houston Law Center, Houston TX, 2008
LL.M.: Health Law (HL); and
LL.M.: Intellectual Property and Information Law

J.D., Cumberland School of Law of Samford University, Birmingham AL, 2006
Dean's List
Senior Honor Court Justice (elected)
Vice-President Military Justice Society; Phi Alpha Delta.

M.S., Aerospace Engineering, Texas A&M University, College Station TX, 1982

B.S., Aerospace Engineering, Texas A&M University, College Station TX, 1980

Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice

United States Supreme Court
Alabama State Bar
State Bar of Texas
United States District Courts; Northern District & Middle District of Alabama
United States District Courts; Eastern District & Southern District of Texas
United States Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims
United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
United States Court of Federal Claims

Professional & Bar Association Memberships

Alabama State Bar Association

State Bar of Texas
Chair Elect State Bar of Texas, Military Law Section 2012-present
Sections: Consumer Law; General Practice
Solo, and Small Firm;
Military Law

American Bar Association

Court of Federal Claims Bar Association

Federal Bar Association
Editor — Veteran Law Section

Houston Bar Association

Health Law Lawyers Association

Phi Alpha Beta Law Fraternity

Military Justice Society

CAVC Bar Association
National Organization of Veterans' Advocates

Professional Employment

Alabama Attorney General’s Office, Dept of Corrections, Summer 2005

Headquarters Air Force Doctrine Center (HQ AFDC) Chief Research Division & Chief Strategic Attack Branch, Chief Support Branch, Maxwell AFB, AL., June 1997 - 31 Dec 2002

Air Command and Staff College (ACSC) Operations Officer, International Affairs, ACSC, Maxwell AFB, AL., May 1994- June 1997

ACSC Academic Instructor and Advisor, ACSC, Maxwell AFB, AL.,

Chief, Academics, ACC Advanced Instrument Flight Course; 329 CCTS Castle AFB, CA., Sep 1991 - May 1994

Chief, B-52 Aircrew Training Devices Branch; 329 CCTS Castle AFB, CA.,

ACC FTU Instructor Aircraft Commander; 328 Bomb Squadron CAFB, CA.,

Senior Instructor Aircraft Commander (IAC) Directorate Special Target Operations, & Senior IAC HQ SAC Directorate Special Target Operations; Instructor Pilot Tactics & Training Division / Directorate, Special Target Operations K. I. S. AFB, MI., Apr 1988 - Sep 1991

Chief, Bomber Tactics Branch, 410 Bombardment Wing; K. I. S. AFB, MI.,

Flight Commander, Aircraft Commander, 644 Bomb Sq., K. I. S. AFB, MI.,

B-52 G Instructor Aircraft Commander, Aircraft Commander, 60 Bomb Sq.; 43 Bomb Wing Standardization / Evaluation Instructor Copilot; Instructor Copilot, Copilot, 60 Bomb Squadron, Anderson AFB, Guam., May 1984 - Mar 1988

B 52 G Copilot, Student Pilot, Officer Trainee., Jun 1982-May 1984

Aerospace Engineering Student & Graduate Student, Texas A&M University, College Station TX.Sep 1977- Jun 1982

Past Volunteer Activities

Maxwell AFB Catholic Parish Secretary; Catholic Parish Council President

5th Grade CCD (religious education) teacher; CCD Assistant Director of Religious Education

Montgomery AL Catholic High School 7th & 9th grade parent representative; Catholic High School PTC President

Maxwell AFB, Gunter Annex Baseball coach; Gunter Youth Activities Advisory Council

American Red Cross Disaster Action Team Member & Teams Coordinator Central Alabama Chapter

Military Justice Society Vice President