faculty bio
Ronnie Gipson

Adjunct Professor of Law


Adjunct Professor Ronnie Gipson heads the Aviation and Business law practices for the Higa & Gipson, LLP law firm. His practice includes transactional work, litigation, personal injury and wrongful death claims in the aviation industry, and the representation of Airmen facing FAA enforcement actions. Adjunct Professor Gipson served as a Grader for the California Bar exam for a number of years prior to joining the Adjunct staff at GGU. Ronnie is a member of the Aircraft Owners & Pilots Association (AOPA) Legal Panel and the Experimental Aircraft Association's (EAA) Legal Advisory Council. In addition, he is a member of the Lawyer-Pilots Bar Association, the Aviation Insurance Association, and the International Air Transport & Safety Bar Association.


Adjunct Professor Gipson earned his BA in Modern Languages from Texas A & M University and his JD from the University of San Francisco School of Law. While in law school, he externed for the Honorable Maria Elena James of the United States District Court- Northern District of California.