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Top Rated Employment Litigation Attorney in New York, NY

Joan M. Gilbride
Kaufman Borgeest & Ryan LLP
120 Broadway, 14th Floor
New York, NY 10271
T:Work 212-980-9600
F: Fax212-980-9291
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2009 - 2010, 2012 - 2015
Licensed Since: 1988
Education: Brooklyn Law School
Practice Areas: Employment Litigation: Defense (30%), Employment & Labor (50%), Civil Litigation: Defense (20%)


Ms. Gilbride has been practicing law for over 25 years with a primary focus on defending employers of all kinds in employment litigation.  She has tried numerous jury trials and handled all facets of employment litigation, resulting in a substantial number of published opinions.  In addition, she has argued a significant number of appeals in both federal and state courts.  Ms. Gilbride is active in the New York State Bar Association and the American Bar Association.  She has been the Co-Chair of the Directors & Officers Subcommittee of the Insurance Coverage Litigation Committee of the Section of Litigation since 2006. 

Years of Selection

Super Lawyers: 2009 - 2010, 2012 - 2015

About Joan Gilbride

Admitted: 1988, New York

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Educational Background:

  • Ms. Gilbride graduated with a B.A. in psychology from Barnard College, Columbia University, 1981
Last Updated: 4/2/2015
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