Professional Profiles

Title: Attorney At Law
Phone: (810) 239-9470
Fax: (810) 235-2468
Email: greggibbs51@sbcglobal.net

 

 

     Gregory T. Gibbs

    Title: Managing Attorney
    Phone: 810-239-9470
    email: greggibbs51@sbcglobal.net

 

 

 

 

Background:

Gregory T. Gibbs is a licensed attorney specializing in employment, civil rights and constitutional law. He graduated cum laude from the Wayne State University School of Law in 1976 after receiving a bachelors degree with distinction in Economics from Wayne State University in 1973. He has focused his career on labor, employment, constitutional and criminal law. He has tried numerous employment and criminal cases to conclusion in the United States District Court for the Eastern of Michigan and Michigan Circuit Courts. He has argued appeals in all Michigan Appellate Courts, the U.S. Supreme Court, and the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth and Seventh Circuits. He has practiced before all agencies addressing labor related issues, including the National Labor Relations Board, U.S. Department of Labor, Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, Michigan Employment Relations Commission, Michigan Department of Civil Rights, Michigan Department of Labor, and Michigan Unemployment Agency.

He has been rated "AV" through Martindale-Hubbell for very high to preeminent legal ability and very high ethical standards and has been given "Super-Lawyer" status by the legal publication Law and Politics.

Practice Areas:

  • Constitutional Law
  • Civil Rights
  • Employment Discrimination
  • Wrongful Discharge
  • First Amendment Litigation
  • Municipal Pension Issues
  • FMLA Issues
  • Labor Arbitration
  • Civil Litigation and Appeals
  • Contract creation and interpretation
  • Criminal Law

Recent Professional Achievements:

    • Recipient of Jerome F. O’Rourke Advocacy Award, 2007 by the Centennial Inn of Court and Genesee County Bar for demonstrating the highest level of professional excellence in advocacy and the principles of professionalism, ethics and civility.

    • Published article: "Forum Shopping Through Federal Agent Jurisdiction and CAFA: Corporate America’s Request for a Uniform Tort Forum", Michigan Bar Journal Vol. 86, No. 2, February 2007.

    • Federal Practice Theme Issue Editor, Michigan Bar Journal, 2007.

    • Appointed as a committee member to the State Bar of Michigan District B Character and Fitness Committee from 2010- 2012. Appointed as a Chair of the State Bar of Michigan District B Character and Fitness Committee from 2013-2015.

    • Appointed as Committee Member by the State Bar of Michigan to the State Bar of Michigan Diversity and Inclusion Advisory Committee for a term beginning 2014 and ending 2017.