2014 Celebrating Diversity Reception
Trailblazer Award Ceremony
Registration desk opens at 5:30 p.m.
6:00 - 6:30 p.m. Trailblazer Award Ceremony
6:30 - 8:00 p.m. Reception
2014 Trailblazer Award Recipient Profile
Darryl W. Gibbs
Darryl W. Gibbs is a Lead Director & Associate General Counsel at AXA Equitable Life Insurance Company, a financial services company. In his current position, Darryl heads the Commercial Transactions Group and his duties include managing the drafting, reviewing and negotiating a variety of commercial agreements and corporate transactions, including consultant, technology, intellectual property, software services and license agreements, and product distribution agreements and other strategic business agreements. Darryl also has responsibility for the corporate governance and compliance programs.
Prior to AXA Equitable Darryl worked at Proskauer Rose as an associate in the corporate department. At Proskauer, Darryl represented the corporate interests of several emerging and established companies. Darryl later worked as an Assistant General Counsel in the law department of Safe Horizon, Inc., the nation's leading victim's assistance agency.
Darryl earned his undergraduate degree in marketing at the Brooklyn Campus of Long Island University and his law degree from St. John's University School of Law. Darryl is a 2009 alumnus of the Executive Leadership Council - Strengthening the Pipeline Program, a Steering Committee Member of The Ronald H. Brown Center for Civil Rights and Economic Development at St. John's Univeristy School of Law, and a member of the Council of Urban Professionals (CUP).
The Celebrating Diversity in the Bar Reception
A special event to explore opportunities for professional development and enrichment available through the New York State Bar Association.
Participants include representatives of NYSBA Sections and Committees, colleagues from NYSBA and minority, women, specialty and special purpose bar assocations.
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