Bob Binstock is a litigator with 40 years of experience. Bob was born and raised in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He attended college at the University of Pittsburgh and subsequently earned his law degree from South Texas College of Law. He began his law career in 1981. In 1985 Bob founded the Law Firm of Reich and Binstock LLP with his partner Dennis Reich. Since that time Bob has represented hundreds of injured Plaintiffs in mass and class actions focusing on medical device, product liability, toxic tort, and pharmaceutical litigation.
Areas of Practice Personal Injury Products Liability Medical Negligence Toxic Tort Pharmaceutical Class Actions Environmental Whistleblower/Qui Tam Housing & Construction Defects Motor Vehicle Accidents Premises Liability Toxic Torts Wrongful Death
Mr. Binstock has served on the following MDL Steering Committees:
In Re: JCCP No. 5052; In re: JUUL Labs Products Cases In Re: Davol/C.R. Bard Hernia Mesh Multi-Case Management Coordination No. 2017-02, Master Docket No. PC-2018-9999 In Re: Eliquis (Apixaban), Products Liability Litigation, MDL No: 1:17-MD-2754 (DLC) In Re: Levaquin, Products Liability Litigation, MDL No: 08-1943 (JRT) In Re: Kugel Mesh Hernia Patch, Products Liability Litigation, MDL No. 1842 In Re: DigitekÂ®, Products Liability Litigation, MDL No. 1968 Chairman- Zimmer Durom Hip Cup, Litigation Group - American Association for Justice Certified Legal Specialties Personal Injury Trial Law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization, 1993 Civil Trial Advocate, National Board of Trial Advocacy, 2002
Bar Admissions Texas, 1981 U.S. Supreme Court, 1990 Supreme Court of Texas, 1982 U.S. District Court Southern District of Texas, 1982 U.S. District Court Eastern District of Texas, 1983 U.S. District Court District of Arizona, 1993 U.S. Court of Appeals 11th Circuit, 1989 U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit, 1982
Education South Texas College of Law, Houston, Texas - August, 1981 University of Pittsburgh B.A. - August, 1978
Honors and Awards Voted Texas Super Lawyer, 2007 - 2021 Voted H-Texas Magazine "Lawyer for the People" Voted H-Texas Magazine "Houston's Top Lawyers" Named to Million Dollar Advocates Forum Named to Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum Elite American Lawyer, 2015
Professional Associations and Memberships American Bar Association, Member American Association of Justice Texas Trial Lawyers Association Houston Trial Lawyers Association Houston Bar Foundation College of the State Bar of Texas Texas Bar College
Charitable Activities Co-Founder and current Board Member, River Performing and Visual Arts Center, a non-profit charity that provides art enrichment courses, summer camp and outreach programs for children with disabilities.