Donald B. Gilbert
Donald B. Gilbert has worked in the political arena since the early 1990's. Prior to joining Edelstein Gilbert Robson & Smith LLC in 1998, Mr. Gilbert was a partner in the law firm of DeCuir & Somach (now Somach, Simmons & Dunn) in Sacramento.
Michael R. Robson
Michael R. Robson has worked since 1990 in California politics and has been lobbying since 2001 when he joined the firm. Prior to joining the firm, he served in increasing levels of responsibility and authority for over a decade for one of the most ...
Trent E. Smith
Trent E. Smith worked for over 12 years in the State Capitol prior to joining the firm. Mr. Smith worked both in the State Senate and Assembly. He started his career in 1990 working for the popular and well-respected late Senate...
Jason D. Ikerd has been with Edelstein Gilbert Robson & Smith since 2010. Starting as a Legislative Aide, Jason has worked with increasing levels of responsibility since and began lobbying for the firm in 2015. In his time at the firm...
Bridget E. McGowan joined Edelstein Gilbert Robson & Smith in 2018. Prior to joining the firm, Bridget gained policy experience in the California State Assembly. Through internships in the district office of Assemblymember Aguiar-Curry...
Alan L. Edelstein
Alan L. Edelstein, one of the firm's founding partners and currently Of Counsel to the firm, has been actively involved in government, politics, and the law since 1980 and is considered one of the veterans of the California government community.
The lobbyists at Edelstein Gilbert Robson & Smith LLC are supported by a professional staff. Jazmine Dawson has been with the firm for almost 2 years, Laura Sabins has been with the firm for over 25 years, and Sheree Hopper has been with the firm for more than 20 years. The experience and professionalism of the support staff are invaluable to the lobbyists and clients of Edelstein Gilbert Robson & Smith LLC.