Sylvia-Rebecca Gutiérrez

Associate, Commercial & Criminal Litigation

Ms. Gutiérrez concentrates her practice in general commercial, tort, and tax litigation. She has experience performing multijurisdictional legal research and analysis and drafting pleadings, briefs, certifications, and discovery requests and responses.

Previously, Ms. Gutiérrez helped ex-offenders recently released from federal custody successfully reintegrate into their communities by resolving legal impediments such as municipal summonses and associated fines. She has also advocated on behalf of victims of domestic violence in need of the protections of a final restraining order and worked to advance the wishes of alleged incapacitated adults in guardianship proceedings.

Credentials

Education

University of Miami School of Law (J.D., cum laude, LL. M., Taxation)

  • Editorial Board, University of Miami Law Review

Boston College (A.B.)

Professional Admissions

State of New Jersey

State of New York

United States District Court for the District of New Jersey

United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York

United States District Court for the Southern District of New York

United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit

Professional Activities

New Jersey State Bar Association

Association of the Federal Bar of New Jersey

Hispanic Bar of New Jersey

Legal Employment

Day Pitney LLP, 2012-2019

Languages

Spanish