Practice Areas

Emerging Business

Gibney has a long, successful history helping entrepreneurs and start-up businesses in all fields establish themselves and develop. Throughout our eight decades of practice, we have represented some of the most recognizable companies in the United States, all the way from their humble beginnings through their growth into national prominence.

In our Emerging Business Practice Group, we have gathered a group of talented attorneys with the skills and experience critical to addressing the needs of the developing business. Our unique blend of knowledge, experience and passion makes us the law firm of choice for the beginning business and the savvy entrepreneur.


Houman Afshar, Partner
(212) 705-9853
Peter Cousins, Partner
(212) 705-9811
Paolo Grassi, Of Counsel
Of Counsel
(212) 688-5151
Minal A. Shah, Partner
(415) 901-2270
Kristen W. Smith, Partner
(212) 705-9847