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"The Gibbons Diversity Initiative (GDI) promotes inclusion both at the firm and throughout the legal and business communities, particularly with respect to women and minorities. Gibbons is, and has been since our founding in 1926, headquartered in Newark, a city with a dynamic, diverse population from which we have always drawn a significant portion of our employee base. We have, therefore, always been aware of the distinct value diversity brings to a workplace. Diversity provides valuable perspectives, cultural competence, and talents that..."

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Gibbons P.C.

One Gateway Center
Newark, NJ 07102
Phone: (973) 596-4500

Firm Stats

Chairman and Managing Partner: Patrick C. Dunican Jr.
Recruiting Chairs: Debra A. Clifford, Kate E. Janukowicz, & Damian V. Santomauro
Total No. Attorneys (2020):
150 - 250

Base Salary

All offices
1st year: $150,000

Employment Contact

Debra A. Clifford
Director of Professional Development, Retention, and Associate Recruitment
(973) 596-4843
Kate E. Janukowicz
Director of Professional Development, Retention, and Associate Recruitment
(973) 596-4913
Damian V. Santomauro
Director of Professional Development, Retention, and Associate Recruitment
(973) 596-4586

No. of U.S. Offices: 8

No. of International Offices: 0

Major Office Locations

New York, NY
Newark, NJ (HQ)
Philadelphia, PA
Red Bank, NJ
Trenton, NJ
Washington, DC
West Palm Beach, FL
Wilmington, DE

Major Departments

Commercial & Criminal Litigation
Employment & Labor Law
Financial Restructuring & Creditors' Rights
Gibbons Fellowship
Government & Regulatory Affairs
Intellectual Property
Products Liability
Real Property
*See firm website for complete list of practice areas and industries.