Annette M. Gifford

Annette M. Gifford

Of Counsel
Location:
Rochester, New York
Phone:
877-272-4066
585-272-0540
Fax:
585-272-0574
Email:

Annette Gifford joined Dolin, Thomas & Solomon LLP as an associate in 2007. She represents clients in several areas of employment law, including individual employment disputes as well as collective and class action lawsuits. Ms. Gifford is a 2002 cum laude graduate of Cornell Law School, where she was a Managing Editor of the Cornell International Law Journal. While in law school, Ms. Gifford completed internships at the Monroe County Legal Aid Society and the Tompkins County Law Guardian Office, representing victims of domestic violence in a range of circumstances.

Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Gifford was an associate in the business litigation department of Nixon Peabody LLP, where she represented both corporate and individual clients engaged in various types of litigation, focusing primarily on government investigations and white collar defense.

Year Joined Firm

  • 2007

Bar Admissions

  • New York, 2003
  • U.S. District Court Western District of New York, 2004
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of New York, 2004
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of New York, 2004
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of New York, 2004
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 2nd Circuit, 2007
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 11th Circuit, 2006

Education

  • Cornell Law School, Ithaca, New York
    • J.D. cum laude - May, 2002
    • Law Journal: Cornell International Law Journal, Managing Editor
  • Cornell University, Ithaca, New York
    • B.S. - 1999
    • Major: Human Ecology

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Bar Association
  • New York State Bar Association
  • Monroe County Bar Association
  • Greater Rochester Association for Women Attorneys

Pro Bono Activities

  • Monroe County Legal Aid Society