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Sylvia-Rebecca Gutiérrez

Sylvia-Rebecca Gutiérrez

Associate, Commercial & Criminal Litigation

Becky Gutiérrez concentrates her practice in general commercial and tax litigation at both the trial and appellate levels. Ms. Gutiérrez advises both individual and corporate clients in pre-litigation and litigation proceedings, and has experience in representing companies in connection with investigations by the Department of Justice.

As part of her pro bono practice, Ms. Gutiérrez helps ex-offenders recently released from 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, civil liberties organizations, and alleged incapacitated adults in guardianship proceedings.



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
Member, LGBT Rights Section

Association of the Federal Bar of New Jersey

Women’s White Collar Defense Association

Hispanic Bar of New Jersey
Trustee, 2020-2021

National Association of Women Lawyers
Member, Diversity & Inclusion Committee
Co-Chair, Advocacy Committee

Leadership Council on Legal Diversity Fellow, 2020

Judicial Clerkship(s)

Judicial clerk to the Honorable Carmen Messano, P.J.A.D., New Jersey Superior Court, Appellate Division, Jersey City, NJ, 2011-2012

Legal Employment

Day Pitney LLP, 2012-2019