Barbara L. Gibson
Barbara L. Gibson is an associate with the firm of Kohn, Swift & Graf, P.C., where she has been since 2009.
Ms. Gibson graduated from Villanova University School of Law in 2009 and received her Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance from the University of Notre Dame in 2004. Ms. Gibson is admitted to practice in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the State of New York, as well as the United States District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York and the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.
Since joining the firm, Ms. Gibson’s practice has been focused on class action securities litigation and other complex litigation, including cases such as: Julin v. Chiquita Brands International, Inc., No. 08-20641-CIV-KAM) (S.D. Fla.); In re IndyMac Mortgage-Backed Securities Litigation, Master Docket No. 09 Civ. 04583 (LAK) (S.D.N.Y.); Police and Fire Retirement System of the City of Detroit v. Goldman, Sachs & Co., et al., Case No. 10-CV-4429 (MGC) (S.D.N.Y.); Trustees of the Police and Fire Retirement System of the City of Detroit v. Clapp, et al., Case No. 08-CV-1515 (KMK) (S.D.N.Y.); In re Marvell Technology Group, Ltd. Securities Litigation, Master File No. C-06-06286-RMW (N.D. Cal.); In re Bear Stearns Litigation, Master File No. 08-CV-8093 (LTS) (S.D.N.Y.); and Greene v. New York Mercantile Exchange, Inc. et al., C.A. No. 3835-VCN (Del. Ch.).
Ms. Gibson is also involved in cybersecurity and data breach litigation including: McGarry v. Delta Air Lines, Inc. and 7.AI, Inc., No. 2:18-cv-09827-MWF (Ex) (C.D. Cal.) and In re U.S. Office of Personnel Management Data Security Breach Litigation, Misc. Action No. 15-1394 (ABJ), MDL Docket No. 2664.
Prior to attending law school, Ms. Gibson worked in the financial services industry, where she attained her Series 7 and Series 63 licenses.