Becky Gutiérrez Joins the Gibbons Commercial & Criminal Litigation Department
October 9, 2019
Gibbons P.C. is pleased to announce the arrival of Sylvia-Rebecca (Becky) Gutiérrez, who joins the firm’s Newark office as an associate in the Commercial & Criminal Litigation Department.
Prior to joining Gibbons, Ms. Gutiérrez was an associate at Day Pitney LLP, where she represented clients in general commercial, employment, labor, tort, and tax litigation.
As part of her pro bono practice, Ms. Gutiérrez has 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 advocated on behalf of victims of domestic violence in need of the protections of a final restraining order. She also worked to advance the wishes of alleged incapacitated adults in guardianship proceedings.
Ms. Gutiérrez earned her J.D., cum laude, and an LL.M. in Taxation from the University of Miami School of Law and her A.B. from Boston College. She is admitted to practice in the states of New Jersey and New York and the U.S. District Courts for the District of New Jersey and the Eastern and Southern Districts of New York, and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit.