Personal Injury & Probate Attorney in Tyler TX

Meet Dan Gibbins

Dan Gibbins is an experienced and respected personal injury lawyer in Tyler, TX. Dan has spent years practicing both on behalf of plaintiffs and the defense, giving him an in-depth knowledge of legal strategy that he now uses to represent individuals who have been hurt by the negligent and wrongful acts of others. 

Dan was recently honored to be named Top 40 Under 40 by The National Trial Lawyers.

A graduate of La Poynor High School and Tyler Junior College, Dan has East Texas roots, which led him to open Gibbins Law, PLLC in Tyler, TX. Outside the courtroom, Dan enjoys spending time with his wife, Kendra, who is also an attorney, and their two dogs, Kimber and Gunner. His favorite pastimes include playing golf, hunting with his grandfather, and cheering on the Dallas Cowboys and Fightin’ Texas Aggies.

Education & Memberships

Dan received an associate degree, cum laude, from Tyler Junior College in 2009. While attending Tyler Junior College, Dan was a member of the golf team, which won the NJCAA National Championship. Next, Dan earned his Bachelor of Science degree in economics from Texas A&M University. He received his Juris Doctorate degree in 2015 from Texas A&M University School of Law, where he was awarded Teaching Assistant of the Year for legal analysis, research, and writing. 

Dan is a member of:

  • The State Bar of Texas
  • The National Trial Lawyers Top 40 Under 40

Where Dan Practices

Dan has been admitted by the State Bar of Texas and is permitted to practice in:

  • All Texas state courts
  • The United States District Courts for the Eastern District of Texas
  • The United States District Courts for the Northern District of Texas
  • The United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit

Areas of Practice

Dan’s practice is focused on personal injury and probate, so he knows that many clients who hire Dan are going through stressful, and often emotional, hardships. Dan is a tough lawyer who enjoys helping people get through tough times.

Dan’s areas of practice include:


  • Independent Administrations
  • Dependent Administrations
  • Heirship Determinations
  • Small Estate Affidavits
  • Will Contests
  • Trust Litigation
  • Probate Litigation

Personal Injury

  • Car Accidents
  • 18-Wheeler Accidents
  • Dog Bites
  • Oil Field Injuries
  • Motorcycle Accidents
  • Boating and ATV Injuries