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Catherine Y. Gibson

Catherine Y. Gibson

Practice areas:

Personal Injury, Business, Immigration, Real Estate

About Me

Practices in the areas of residential and commercial real estate, business law, personal injury, civil litigation and immigration. Her practice includes loan modifications, zoning and land use, the representation of purchasers and sellers in acquisitions and disposition of residential and commercial properties and drafting of leases for landlords and tenants. She has experience in the representation of developers, investors, multi-unit housing, contractors, business owners, and property managers.


Mrs. McCauley represents clients with small business incorporation and limited liability formation, the issuance of shares and membership units, formation of partnerships and drafting of partnership agreements, and formation of for profit and not-for-profit businesses. She also has experience with many areas of immigration including the naturalization process, work visas, temporary protected status, and marriage based residency petitions.


As a certified mediator for the State of Georgia, Mrs. McCauley has extensive experience in mediating both general and civil matters and landlord-tenant matters.


While at Emory Law School, Mrs. McCauley was awarded the Henry Quillian prize for outstanding achievement and distinction in Contracts and Commercial Law and the Harry L. and Elanore Raoul Green Scholarship. Prior to opening the Gibson Law Firm, LLC, she clerked for King & Spalding, LLP, and practiced commercial real estate law at Powell Goldstein, LLP prior to becoming managing partner at The Gibson Law Firm, LLC.

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Languages Spoken: Spanish

Practice Areas

Licensed since 2004

  1. Real Estate: 25%
    2 years
  2. Immigration: 25%
    2 years
  3. Business: 25%
    2 years
  4. Personal Injury: 25%
    2 years

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Contact Info

The Gibson Law Firm, LLC

1708 Briarcliff Road, NE.
Atlanta, GA, 30306

The Gibson Law Firm, LLC

11 Broadway
Suite 615
New York, NY, 10004

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Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
NYCurrently registered 201103/13/2015
GAActive Member in Good Standing 200407/06/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Most Influential AttorneyWomen Looking Ahead Magazine2011
Attorney at LawWho's Who Atlanta2011
VIP AlumUnited Way2008
Pro Bono AwardState Bar of Georgia2007

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Managing PartnerThe Gibson Law Firm, LLC2005 - Present
Associate AttorneyPowell Goldstein Frazer & Murphy2004 - 2005

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Georgia Trial Lawyers AssociationN/A2012 - Present
New York State Bar Association, Real Property Law SectionN/A2011 - Present
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationN/A2008 - Present

Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
XlibrisStop The Foreclosure, Save Your Home – Ten Steps to Snatching Your Home From Foreclosure2012
Fulton County Daily ReportLoan Modification Plan Doesn’t Reward Liars2011

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Emory UniversityN/AlawN/A

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Georgia Foreclosures and WorkoutsGeorgia Foreclosures and Workouts2013