Thurgood Marshall School of Law, Texas Southern University J.D., cum laude, 2020
Dillard University, B.A. English, cum laude, 2017
Judge Debra Ibarra Mayfield, 190th Civil District Court, 2018
Texas State Courts
Chelsea B. Robinson focuses her practice on product liability and discovery.
Automotive Product Liability
- Served as national air bag counsel for complex product-liability cases, defending multi-million dollar lawsuits.
- Served as discovery counsel for complex product-liability cases, including preparing corporate representatives and 30(b)(6) witness depositions, facilitating vast document searches, and working closely with experts to defend manufacturing defect claims.
- Drafted and successfully argued motions in limine to limit opposing party’s expert witness testimony.
- Obtained numerous dismissals on behalf of Fortune 100 automotive manufacturers for manufacturing defect claims.
Prior to joining Bush Seyferth PLLC, Chelsea served as an associate at Alliant Group, LP. She also worked as a summer extern with Texas Southern University’s Office of General Counsel. In addition, she was a Judicial Law Clerk to Judge Debra Ibarra Mayfield of the 190th Civil District Court in Houston, Texas, a compliance department intern with the Harris County Attorney’s Office of Vince Ryan, and a law clerk with Kelly, Durham, & Pittard, LLP.
Chelsea received her J.D., cum laude, from the Thurgood Marshall School of Law at Texas Southern University. While in law school, she was Senior Editor of the Thurgood Marshall Law Review and the Academic Standards Committee Chairperson at the Student Bar Association. She received her B.A., cum laude, from Dillard University, where she is currently a member of the Board of Trustees.
Honors & Awards
Louisiana Supreme Court, Justice Revius Ortique Scholar
Ebony Magazine, Top Ten HBCU Campus Queen
Coca Cola, Women’s Empowerment Scholar
HBCU Awards, Female Student of the Year
Dillard University, Student Leader of the Year
Dillard University, National Alumni Scholar
Defense Research Institute, Member
Houston Young Lawyers Association, Member
“Small Firms, Big Impact: Empowering Small Firms’ DE&I Efforts,” Michigan Lawyers Weekly Webinar, Moderator (2022)
Community & Pro-Bono Involvement
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Community Service Member
Dillard University Board of Trustees, Member
Chelsea is the youngest Board of Trustee member of a university in the country.
She has taken French as an elective course since the first grade.
Chelsea was an all-star cheerleader in high school.