Bob Renbarger

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Of Counsel


(512) 322-4707

Practice Areas

Bob Renbarger has over 35 years of experience representing clients in civil and administrative law matters. His practice encompasses a range of areas including environmental law, water law and civil litigation.

Experience & Accomplishments

  • Represented solid waste companies in issuance, transfer and modifications of solid waste permits.
  • Defense counsel to individuals and business entities in state and federal environmental enforcement actions.
  • Provided legal support for regulatory audits, contaminated property assessments and environmental due diligence in business and real estate transactions.
  • Represented professional license holders in regulatory proceedings affecting their occupational licenses.
  • Broad experience in matters involving regulation of surface and ground water resources, as well as proceedings relating to water and wastewater utilities.
  • Represented affected parties in administrative rulemaking matters.
  • Advised clients on regulatory implications of business transactions and compliance with applicable laws.
  • Appellate counsel in municipal, industrial and hazardous-waste permitting appeals.
  • Counsel for business entities in air permitting and air quality issues.
  • Represented potentially responsible parties (PRPs) in state and federal Superfund cases.
  • Represented various entities before the Railroad Commission of Texas regarding issuance of environmental permits and authorizations.
  • Advised clients on compliance with open meetings and public information laws and administrative related proceedings.


  • Texas Monthly “Super Lawyer” in environmental law, 2003-2014


  • State Bar of Texas (1989)
  • U.S. District Court, Southern and Western Districts of Texas
  • U.S. District Court, Northern and Western Districts of Oklahoma
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth and Tenth Circuits
  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • American Bar Association
  • Oklahoma Bar Association
  • Austin Bar Association
  • Air & Waste Management Association
  • Texas Water Conservation Association


  • Oklahoma City University of (J.D., 1979)
  • Phi Delta Phi Legal Fraternity/American Jurisprudence Awards
  • Oklahoma City University (B.A., magna cum laude, 1975)