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

Recent News Posts

David Johnson and Stephen Millington Speak on Emerging Business Issues

Immigration Counsel David Johnson and Corporate Associate Stephen Millington spoke at a joint presentation with Innovation Norway and Nordic Innovation House on May 29. David and Stephen discussed key legal issues for Nordic companies to consider when establishing a presence in the United States. Topics included corporate entity formation and tax considerations and visa and immigration matters. David
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