Robert Gibbs


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Kingfisher House, 1 Gilders Way, Off Barrack Street, Norwich, NR3 1UB

[Robert is] “a very practical and pragmatic lawyer".

Chambers UK 2017


Robert joined Birketts as a Partner in 2004 from an international firm where he had been a commercial property partner for many years. He is one of the Partners leading our Commercial Property Team in Norwich and also leads the firm’s Strategic Land group.

Robert’s core expertise is in regeneration and strategic land work for both the private and public sectors. He is also experienced in all aspects of commercial real estate including freehold and leasehold acquisitions and disposals, corporate occupier matters, asset management, residential and commercial development and the care home sector.

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Robert is recommended by Chambers [UK 2017]. He is known among market commentators as “a very practical and pragmatic lawyer.”  

In previous editions, sources note that Robert is "very well-liked by clients" and "lovely to work with." He is hailed "for the quality of his advice noting that he is quick to understand the key issues at hand," and for being "conscientious and hard-working with a good understanding of client needs and a commercial mind-set".

Robert is recommended by Legal 500 [UK 2016] and listed in the elite 'Leading Lawyers' list of lawyers nationwide. This edition states Robert "supreme customer service", while an earlier edition describes Robert and colleague Bhargav Trivedi as "competent and pragmatic, a joy to deal with". In an earlier edition Robert is commended for his “clear and pragmatic advice”. 

Leading Individual Legal 500 2016