DLA Piper is pleased to announce that partners Jeff Baglio and Erin Gibson have been named to the San Diego Business Journal’s 2021 Leaders in Law list, which honors San Diego’s top lawyers and in-house general counsel attorneys.
Baglio serves as managing partner of the firm’s San Diego offices. In his practice, he represents both mature and emerging technology, healthcare, life sciences and consumer products companies in all facets of their business, including mergers and acquisitions, financing, and general strategic and corporate counseling. He served as General Chairman of the 2021 US Open Championship and was a leader in bringing the major event back to San Diego this past June.
Gibson serves as US chair of the firm’s Technology sector and chair of the US International Trade Commission (ITC) practice. She focuses on civil trial practice in federal courts with an emphasis on patent litigation and ITC proceedings, and she has handled more than 41 ITC investigations for technology, medical device and automotive clients. She frequently represents Fortune 100 companies in their most complex patent litigation disputes, including coordinating with her colleagues in Europe and Asia in cross-border disputes.