Gerardo Gomez Galvis is an associate in the firm’s Securities Litigation, Securities Enforcement, and Investigations + White Collar groups in the New York office.
Gerardo has extensive experience in securities litigation, with a focus on white collar criminal defense, SEC and regulatory enforcement, and corporate internal investigations. Prior to joining Morrison & Foerster, Gerardo was an associate at a large international law firm in New York, where he represented financial institutions and other clients in complex commercial litigation, internal investigations, and regulatory proceedings, including actions based on alleged manipulation of LIBOR rates, deficient anti-money laundering controls, marketplace lending regulation, and federal securities law class actions and proceedings. Prior to this, Gerardo served as a judicial intern to the Honorable Denny Chin of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit in New York.
Gerardo was born and raised in Colombia and is fluent in Spanish. He has conducted investigations in Spanish throughout Central and South America.
Gerardo graduated from New York University School of Law, where he was a recipient of the AnBryce merit scholarship, and was active as an editor of the New York University Law Review.
Gerardo received a B.A. summa cum laude from Florida International University, where he was elected to Phi Beta Kappa and The Honors College.